Dasypops Miranda-Ribeiro, 1924

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Gastrophryninae > Genus: Dasypops
1 species

Dasypops Miranda-Ribeiro, 1924, Bol. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, 1: 255. Type species: Dasypops schirchi Miranda-Ribeiro, 1924, by monotypy.

English Names

Rio Mutum Frogs (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 89).


As for the single species.


Probably derived from Hypopachus according to Carvalho, 1954, Occas. Pap. Mus. Zool. Univ. Michigan, 555: 16. Pyron and Wiens, 2011, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 61: 543–583, placed Dasypops, within their set of exemplars, as the sister of a group composed of Elachistocleis, Dermatonotus, Hamptophryne, Hypopachus, and Gastrophryne.

Contained taxa (1 sp.):

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