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Centroleninae Taylor, 1951

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Centrolenidae > Subfamily: Centroleninae
117 species

Centrolenidae Taylor, 1951, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 64: 36. Type genus: Centrolene Jiménez de la Espada, 1872.

CentroleninaeBarrio, 1968, Physis, Buenos Aires, 28: 165-169; Lutz, 1969, Acta Zool. Lilloana, 24: 276; Rueda-Almonacid, 1994, Trianea, 5: 134.

English Names

None noted.


Tropical Central America south and east from Honduras, tropical Andes, Cordillera de la Costa of Venezuela, Guiana Shield, Amazon Basin, and Atlantic Forest of Brazil.


The content of this subfamily follows Guayasamin, Castroviejo-Fisher, Trueb, Ayarzagüena, Rada, and Vilà, 2009, Zootaxa, 2100: 1-97, who reported on the phylogenetics of the group.

Contained taxa (117 sp.):

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