Chiasmocleis magnova Moravec and Köhler, 2007

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

Chiasmocleis magnova Moravec and Köhler, 2007, Zootaxa, 1605: 60. Holotype: MUSM 19993, by original designation. Type locality: "31 km on the road from Iquitos to Nauta (04°00′ S, 73°26′ W), ca. 120 m a.s.l., ca. 40 km straight SW of Iquitos, Departamento Loreto, Peru".

Syncope magnovade Sá, Streicher, Sekonyela, Forlani, Loader, Greenbaum, Richards, and Haddad, 2012, BMC Evol. Biol., 12(241): 1–21.

Chiasmocleis magnova — Peloso, Sturaro, Forlani, Gaucher, Motta, and Wheeler, 2014, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 386: 4. 

Chiasmocleis (Syncope) magnova — de Sá, Tonini, van Huss, Long, Cuddy, Forlani, Peloso, Zaher, and Haddad, 2018 "2019", Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 130: 207. 

English Names

None noted.


Currently known only from the vicinity of Iquitos, Amazonas, Peru. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru


In their Chiasmocleis hudsoni clade of Peloso, Sturaro, Forlani, Gaucher, Motta, and Wheeler, 2014, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 386: 20, who (pp. 51–52) provided a brief account. Gagliardi-Urrutia, García Dávila, Jaramillo-Martinez, Rojas-Padilla, Rios-Alva, Aguilar-Manihuari, Pérez-Peña, Castroviejo-Fisher, Simões, Estivals, Guillen Huaman, Castro Ruiz, Angulo Chávez, Mariac, Duponchelle, and Renno, 2022, Anf. Loreto: 164–165, provided a brief account, photograph, dot map, and genetic barcode for Loreto, Peru.  

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