Aplastodiscus ehrhardti (Müller, 1924)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Cophomantinae > Genus: Aplastodiscus > Species: Aplastodiscus ehrhardti

Hyla ehrhardti Müller, 1924, Zool. Anz., 59: 233. Holotype: ZSM 80/1921, according to Glaw and Franzen, 2006, Spixiana, München, 29: 166; reported in error as destroyed by Duellman, 1977, Das Tierreich, 95: 54. Type locality: "Humboldt (Flussgebiet des Rio Novo), Staat Santa Catharina, S. O. Brasilien"; stated as "Corupá (= Humboldt), Santa Catarina", Brazil, by Bokermann, 1966, Lista Anot. Local. Tipo Anf. Brasil.: 49.

Hyla erhardtiBokermann, 1966, Lista Anot. Local. Tipo Anf. Brasil.: 49. Incorrect subsequent spelling.

Ololygon ehrhardtiFouquette and Delahoussaye, 1977, J. Herpetol., 11: 394.

Hyla arianae Cruz and Peixoto, 1987 "1985", Arq. Univ. Fed. Rural Rio de Janeiro, 8: 62. Holotyoe: MZUSP 58652, by original designation. Type locality: "Rio dos Cedros, São Bernardo, S[anta] C[atarina]", Brazil. Synonymy by Faivovich, Cruz, and Peixoto, 2002, J. Herpetol., 36: 325.

Scinax ehrhardtiDuellman and Wiens, 1992, Occas. Pap. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas, 151: 16, 21.

Hyla ehrhardtiFaivovich, Cruz, and Peixoto, 2002, J. Herpetol., 36: 325-327.

Aplastodiscus ehrhardtiFaivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 82.

English Names

Ehrhardt's Snouted Treefrog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 64).

Santa Catarina Treefrog (Hyla arianae [no longer recognized]: Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 54).

Distribution

Southern São Paulo, through coastal Paranáto eastern Santa Catarina, southeastern Brazil.

Comment

See discussion by Faivovich, Cruz, and Peixoto, 2002, J. Herpetol., 36: 325-327, who moved this species from Scinax into Hyla and placed Hyla arianae into synonymy. In the Aplastodiscus albofrenatus group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 82. Conte, Lingnau, and Kwet, 2005, Salamandra, 41: 147-151, discussed the range and provided records for the states of São Paulo and Paraná.

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