Leptodactylus griseigularis (Henle, 1981)

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

Adenomera griseigularis Henle, 1981, Amphibia-Reptilia, 2: 139. Holotype: ZFMK 31800, by original designation. Type locality: "Peru: Botanischer Garten in Tingo Maria, 641 m NN".

Leptodactylus griseigularisHeyer, 1994, Smithson. Contrib. Zool., 546: 86.

English Names

None noted.


Lowland Amazonian forests in a narrow band on the east side of the Andes from Ecuador and Peru to central Bolivia. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Bolivia, Ecuador, Peru


Removed from the synonymy of Leptodactylus wagneri by Heyer, 1994, Smithson. Contrib. Zool., 546: 85 (who considered it to be in the Leptodactylus wagneri-Leptodactylus podicipinus complex), where it had been placed by Heyer, 1985 "1984", Amphibia-Reptilia, 5: 97. Heyer and Morales, 1995, Amphibia-Reptilia, 16: 91–92, reported on the advertisement call. Köhler, 2000, Bonn. Zool. Monogr., 48: 132–133, provided a brief account. In the Leptodactylus melanonotus species group of de Sá, Grant, Camargo, Heyer, Ponssa, and Stanley, 2014, S. Am. J. Herpetol., 9(Spec. Issue 1): 1–123, and who provided a summary of relevant literature (adult morphology, identification, advertisement call, and range) on pp. 74–75. Carvalho, Fouquet, Lyra, Giaretta, Costa-Campos, Rodrigues, Haddad, and Ron, 2022, Syst. Biodiversity, 20 (1: 2089269): 1–31, reported on the systematics, phylogenetics, advertisement call, and geographic distribution and habitat. 

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