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. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


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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