Rhinella dapsilis (Myers and Carvalho, 1945)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Rhinella > Species: Rhinella dapsilis

Bufo dapsilis Myers and Carvalho, 1945, Bol. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, N.S., Zool., 35: 10. Holotype: MNRJ A840, by original designation. Type locality: "Bom Jardim, near Benjamin Constant, at the mouth of the Rio Javary, on the Peruvian border of the state of Amazonas, Brazil".

Rhinella dapsilisFrost, Grant, Faivovich, Bain, Haas, Haddad, de Sá, Channing, Wilkinson, Donnellan, Raxworthy, Campbell, Blotto, Moler, Drewes, Nussbaum, Lynch, Green, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 297: 366.

English Names

Bom Jardim Toad (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 41).


Amazonian Colombia (Amazonia and Caquetá), Brazil (Benjamin Constant), Peru (central Amazonian), and easternmost Ecuador.


See Dixon, 1976, Herpetol. Rev., 7: 172, for discussion. Miyata, 1982, Smithson. Herpetol. Inform. Serv., 54: 3, reported this species for Ecuador without mentioning material. See comment under Rhinella margaritifera. Rodríguez and Duellman, 1994, Univ. Kansas Mus. Nat. Hist. Spec. Publ., 22: 13, provided a brief account. 

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