Elachistocleis erythrogaster Kwet and Di-Bernardo, 1998

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Gastrophryninae > Genus: Elachistocleis > Species: Elachistocleis erythrogaster

Elachistocleis erythrogaster Kwet and Di-Bernardo, 1998, Stud. Neotrop. Fauna Environ., 33: 9. Holotype: MCP 2450, by original designation. Type locality: "about one km from the entrance to the 'Centro de Pesquisas e Conservação da Natureza Pró-Mata', 29° 30′ S, 50° 10′ W, municipality São Francisco de Paula, (960 m NN), state of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil".

Engystoma erythrogaster — Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 216. 

English Names

None noted.


Restricted to the southeastern border of the Planalto das Araucárias, Serra Geral, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, and t 900-1200 m elevation.


See statement of geographic range, habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 626. Jowers, Othman, Borzée, Rivas-Fuenmayor, Sánchez-Ramírez, Auguste, Downie, Read, and Murphy, 2021, Organisms Divers. Evol., 21: 189–206, discussed the phylogenetics and biogeography of this species. 

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