Proceratophrys minuta Napoli, Cruz, Abreu, and Del Grande, 2011

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

Proceratophrys minuta Napoli, Cruz, Abreu, and Del Grande, 2011, Zootaxa, 3133: 39. Holotype: UFBA 6721, by original designation. Type locality: "Riacho do Dandá (11° 26′ S, 40° 33′ W, ca. 800 m above sea level), Parque Estadual das Sete Passagens (an environmental State protected area), Municipality of Miguel Calmon, State of Bahia", Brazil.

English Names

None noted.


Seasonal semi-deciduous forests of the Serra de Jacobina, a regional designation of the Espinhaço mountain range as well as far south near Palmeiras, all in Bahia, Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


Most similar to Proceratophrys schirchi according to the original publication. Teixeira, Amaro, Recoder, Vechio, and Rodrigues, 2012, Zootaxa, 3551: 25-42, provided a range map and noted the southern record near Palmeiras, Bahia, Brazil. Nascimento, Abreu, Menezes, Trevisan, Solé, Juncá, and Napoli, 2019, S. Am. J. Herpetol., 14: 24–36, reported on the advertisement call. 

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