Chiasmocleis crucis Caramaschi and Pimenta, 2003

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Gastrophryninae > Genus: Chiasmocleis > Species: Chiasmocleis crucis

Chiasmocleis crucis Caramaschi and Pimenta, 2003, Arq. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, 61: 198. Holotype: MNRJ 29933, by original designation. Type locality: "BRASIL, BAHIA: Município de Camamu, Projeto de Assentamento Zumbi dos Palmares (14° 02′ S, 39° 09′ W, 120 m de altitude)".

Chiasmocleis (Chiasmocleis) crucis — de Sá, Tonini, van Huss, Long, Cuddy, Forlani, Peloso, Zaher, and Haddad, 2018 "2019", Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 130: 203. 

English Names

None noted.


Known only from type locality (Município de Camamu) and the Município of Camacan, Bahia, Brazil

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In a group with Chiasmocleis cordeiroi, Chiasmocleis capixaba, and Chiasmocleis leucosticta, according to the original publication. Forlani, Mira-Mendes, Dias, Ruas, Tonini, and de Sá, 2013, S. Am. J. Herpetol., 8: 46-51, reported on the advertisement call and range. 

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