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. 


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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