Macrogenioglottus alipioi Carvalho, 1946

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Odontophrynidae > Genus: Macrogenioglottus > Species: Macrogenioglottus alipioi

Macrogenioglottus alipioi Carvalho, 1946, Bol. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, N.S., Zool., 73: 2. Holotype: MNRJ A844, by original designation. Type locality: "fazenda Pirataquicê, no Município de Ilhéus, Estado da Bahia", Brazil.

English Names

Bahia Forest Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 82).


Atlantic forest in Pernambuco, and southern Bahia to São Paulo, Brazil.


Tiburcio, Lisboa, and Haddad, 2008, Check List, 4: 455-457, provided a new record from São Paulo and discussed the range. Lisboa, Nascimento, and Skuk, 2011, Zootaxa, 3046: 67-68, redescribed the larva. Sobrinho, Santos, Melo, Santos, and Moura, 2016, Herpetol. Notes, 9: 103–104, provided a record for Pernambuco, Brazil. Dubeux, Silva, Nascimento, Gonçalves, and Mott, 2019, Rev. Nordestina Zool., 12: 18–52, summarized the literature on larval morphology. Abravaya and Jackson, 1978, Contrib. Sci. Nat. Hist. Mus. Los Angeles Co., 298: 1–9, described the advertisement call. See Dubeux, Nascimento, Lima, Magalhães, Silva, Gonçalves, Almeida, Correia, Garda, Mesquita, Rossa-Feres, and Mott, 2020, Biota Neotrop., 20 (2: e20180718): 1–24, for characterization and identification of larvae north of the Rio São Francisco in the Atlantic Forest of northeastern Brazil.   

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