Rhinella paraguayensis Ávila, Pansonato, and Strüssmann, 2010

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

Rhinella paraguayensis Ávila, Pansonato, and Strüssmann, 2010, Zootaxa, 2339: 58. Holotype: UFMT 7430, by original desgination. Type locality: "'Parque Nacional do Pantanal' (17º51′12″S; 57º24′39″W), Poconé municipality, Mato Grosso state, Brazil".

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Western drainages of the Paraguay River, in the Brazilian states of Mato Grosso and Mato Grosso do Sul, presumably to be found in adjacent eastern Bolivia.

Comment

In the Rhinella margaritifer group according to the original publication. Jansen, Bloch, Schulze, and Pfenninger, 2011, Zool. Scripta, 40: 567-583, implied that records of Rhinella margaritifer from Bolivia likely apply to this species or a close cryptic relative.

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