Adenomera thomei (Almeida and Angulo, 2006)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Leptodactylidae > Subfamily: Leptodactylinae > Genus: Adenomera > Species: Adenomera thomei

Leptodactylus thomei Almeida and Angulo, 2006, Zootaxa, 1334: 4. Holotype: MBML 2521, by original designation. Type locality: "Povoação (19° 33′ S, 39° 46′ W), at sea level, approximately 30 km from the town of Linhares . . . . Povoação, state of Espírito Santo, Brazil".

Adenomera thomei — Kwet, Steiner, and Zillikens, 2009, Stud. Neotrop. Fauna Environ., 44: 94. See comments under Adenomera and Leptodactylus.

English Names

None noted.


Coastal region of from southern Espírito Santo to east-central Minas Gerais and southern Bahia (Ilheus), Brazil; reported from the Serra da Jibóia, Bahia, Brazil. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In the Leptodactylus marmoratus group according to the original publication, where vocalizations and adult and larval morphology were discussed. Almeida and Gasparini, 2010, Check List, 6: 13-14, discussed and mapped the range. Ferrante, Angulo, and Sacramento, 2014, Check List, 10: 1560–1562, provided records from Minas Gerais, Brazil, and discussed the range and geographic variation of the call. Freitas, Abegg, Dias, and Moraes, 2018, Herpetol. Notes, 11: 59–72, provided a record from the Serra da Jibóia, Bahia, Brazil. Eterovick, Souza, and Sazima, 2020, Anf. Serra do Cipó: 1–292, provided an account, life history information, and an identification scheme for the Serra de Cipó, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Pezzuti, Leite, Rossa-Feres, and Garcia, 2021, S. Am. J. Herpetol., 22 (Special Issue): 1–109, described and discussed larval morphology and natural history. Dominato, Oliveira, Cassini, Orrico, Mariano, and Silva, 2022, Comp. Cytogenet., 16: 151–159, reported the karyotype of this species plus two unnamed but related lineages. 

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