Proceratophrys huntingtoni Ávila, Pansonato, and Strüssmann, 2012

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Odontophrynidae > Genus: Proceratophrys > Species: Proceratophrys huntingtoni

Proceratophrys huntingtoni Ávila, Pansonato, and Strüssmann, 2012, J. Herpetol., 46: 467. Holotype: UFMT 1745, by original designation. Type locality: "Manso Hydroelectric Power Plant, Municipality of Chapada dos Guimarães, Mato Grosso State, central Brazil. . . . . inside a grass tussock, near the headwaters of a small stream (148520S; 558480W)...".

English Names

None noted.


Municipalities of Nobres, Santo Antonio do Leverger, and Chapada dos Guimarães, in the south-central part of the state of Mato Grosso, Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In the Proceratophrys cristiceps group according to the original publication, where, in addition to morphology, the call was described.

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