Melanophryniscus cambaraensis Braun and Braun, 1979

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Melanophryniscus > Species: Melanophryniscus cambaraensis

Melanophryniscus cambaraensis Braun and Braun, 1979, Iheringia, Zool., 54: 7. Holotype: MRGS 9797, by original designation. Type locality: "Fortaleza dos Aparados, Município de Cambará do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul (RS), Brasil, 900 m".

English Names

Brazilian Redbelly Toad (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 44).


Known only from the type locality (Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil).


In the Melanophryniscus tumifrons group according to the original publication and according to Cruz and Caramaschi, 2003, Bol. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, N.S., Zool., 500: 1-11.

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