Odontophrynus monachus Caramaschi and Napoli, 2012

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Odontophrynidae > Genus: Odontophrynus > Species: Odontophrynus monachus

Odontophrynus monachus Caramaschi and Napoli, 2012, Zootaxa, 3155: 13. Holotype: ZUEC 4440, by original designation. Type locality: "Parque Nacional da Serra da Canastra (20° 10′ S, 46° 30′ W, ca. 1350 m a.s.l.), headwaters of the São Francisco River, Municipality of São Roque de Minas, State of Minas Gerais, Southeastern Brazil".

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the vicinity of the type locality in the Parque Nacional da Serra da Canastra, Municipality of São Roque de Minas, Minas Gerais, southeastern Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In the Odontophrynus cultripes group according to the original publication. Menegucci, Santos, Magalhães, Machado, Garcia, and Pezzuti, 2016, Zootaxa, 4161: 549–553, reported on larval morphology. 

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