Atelognathus Lynch, 1978

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Batrachylidae > Genus: Atelognathus
7 species

Atelognathus Lynch, 1978, Occas. Pap. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas, 72: 15. Type species: Batrachophrynus patagonicus Gallardo, 1962, by original designation.

English Names

Patagonia Frogs (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 70).


Patagonia (extreme southern Argentina and Chile).


See Cei, 1984, Herpetologica, 40: 47-51, for comments on identification. See comment under Batrachyla.

Contained taxa (7 sp.):

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