Zachaenus carvalhoi Izecksohn, 1983

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Cycloramphidae > Genus: Zachaenus > Species: Zachaenus carvalhoi

Zachaenus carvalhoi Izecksohn, 1983 "1982", Arq. Univ. Fed. Rural Rio de Janeiro, 5: 7. Holotype: EI 7243, by original designation. Type locality: "Santa Tereza, Estado do Espírito Santo, Brasil".

English Names

Carvalho's Bug-eyed Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 85).


In the Serra da Mantiqueira and adjacent upland areas in southern Espírito Santo and adjacent Minas Gerais, Brazil, 230 to 


Dayrell, Neves, Cassini, and Feio, 2006, Herpetol. Rev., 37: 359, provided a range extension to Minas Gerais, Brazil, and delimited the range. Verdade, Cassimiro, and Rodrigues, 2009, Check List, 5: 755–758, provided an additional record and mapped the range. Motta, Pirani, Silva, Santana, Mângia, and Feio, 2010, Herpetol. Notes, 3: 85–86, provided an additional record for Minas Gerais, Brazil, and discussed the range. Guimarães, Lacerda, and Feio, 2013, Zootaxa, 3718: 398–400, reported on the advertisement call. Guedes, Assis, Novaes, Dergam, and Feio, 2019, Herpetol. Notes, 12: 113–204, provided new localities and summarized and augmented what is known of the natural history. 

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