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.


Amazonian slopes of the Andes from central Peru south to Provincia Chapare, Departamento Cochabamba, Bolivia, from elevations of 100–1800 m.


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. 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.

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