Proceratophrys phyllostomus Izecksohn, Cruz, and Peixoto, 1999

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

Proceratophrys phyllostomus Izecksohn, Cruz, and Peixoto, 1999 "1998", Rev. Univ. Rural, Ser. Cienc. Vida, 20: 48. Holotype: MBML 1151, by original designation. Type locality: "ao norte de Castelinho, município de Cachoeio do Itapemirim, Estado do Espírito Santo", Brazil.

Proceratophrys phyllostomaFrost, 2002, Amph. Spec. World, vers. 2.21: . Incorrect gender.

Proceratophrys phyllostomusCaramaschi, 2011, Zootaxa, 3042: 68. Explicit statement of gender.

English Names

None noted.


Known from the type locality (Castelinho) and Santa Teresa, Espírito Santo, Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


The species name is a noun in apposition in reference to a genus of bats. Gasparini, 2002, Herpetol. Rev., 33: 222, provided the second locality and commented on the range. See account by Prado and Pombal, 2008, Arq. Zool., São Paulo, 39: 1-85 [57-60].

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