Chiasmocleis veracruz Forlani, Tonini, Cruz, Zaher, and de Sá, 2017

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

Chiasmocleis veracruz Forlani, Tonini, Cruz, Zaher, and de Sá, 2017, PeerJ, 5(e3005): 12. Holotype: MZUSP 149588, by original designation. Type locality: "Fazenda Nova Alegria, Municipality of Trancoso, State of Bahia, Brazil (16°32′11.76″S; 39°07′28.92″W)". Zoobank publication registration: 31554BA0-7A5D-4752-A9C2-F8A2978621B4

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

English Names

None noted. 


Restricted to southern Bahia on the southern margin of the Jequitinhonha river; currently known from four localities in the Municipalities of Trancoso, Nova Viçosa, Porto Seguro, and Una. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


The locality in the municipality of Nova Viçosa, Bahia, Brazil, was provided by Pinto-Silva, 2017, Herpetol. Rev., 48: 608. 

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