Leptodactylus apepyta Schneider, Cardozo, Brusquetti, Kolenc, Borteiro, Haddad, Basso, and Baldo, 2019

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Leptodactylidae > Subfamily: Leptodactylinae > Genus: Leptodactylus > Species: Leptodactylus apepyta

Leptodactylus apepyta Schneider, Cardozo, Brusquetti, Kolenc, Borteiro, Haddad, Basso, and Baldo, 2019, PeerJ, 7(e7869): 8. Holotype: LGE 8114, by original designation. Type locality: "Argentina, Formosa province, Patiño department, Las Lomitas (24°32′44.1″S, 60°38′33.3″W, 142 m above sea level, asl)". urn:lsid:zoobank.org:act:BCA45181-9C6B-4275-A9E9-BA58D96DE5CE

English Names

None noted. 

Distribution

Gran Chaco from Ñuflo de Chávez province, Santa Cruz department, Bolivia, south through western and central Paraguay to Chaco, La Rioja Province, Argentina. 

Comment

In the Leptodactylus fuscus group, the sister taxon of Leptodactylus mystacinus, and previously confused with that species according to the original publication. 

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