Leptodactylus paraensis Heyer, 2005

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

Leptodactylus paraensis Heyer, 2005, Arq. Zool., São Paulo, 37: 320. Holotype: MZUSP 69321, by original designation. Type locality: "Brazil: Para, Serra de Kukoinhokren, 07° 46′ S, 51° 57′ W".

English Names

Pará Thin-toed Frog (Heyer, 2005, Arq. Zool., São Paulo, 37: 320).


Rainforest habitats in eastern Amazonia in the Brazilian states of Mato Grosso and Pará. 


In the Leptodactylus pentadactylus group according to the original publication. Rodrigues, Lima, Velásquez, and Mott, 2010, Check List, 6: 467-469, provided a rcord for Mato Grosso, Brazil, and provided a spot map. In the Leptodactylus pentadactylus 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, and range) on p. 55.

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