Boana buriti (Caramaschi and Cruz, 1999)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Cophomantinae > Genus: Boana > Species: Boana buriti

Hyla buriti Caramaschi and Cruz, 1999, Bol. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, N.S., Zool., 403: 2. Holotype: MNRJ 23476, by original designation. Type locality: "Brasil, Minas Gerais, Municipio de Buritis (15° 37′ S, 46° 25′ W), Fazenda São Miguel"; corrected to Fazenda São Miguel, Buritis, Minas Gerais, 16°04’07" S, 46°36’40.2" W, 94 0m elevation, by Braga, Brandão, and Colli, 2010, Check List, 6: 232-233.

Hypsiboas buritiFaivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 88.

Boana buriti — Dubois, 2017, Bionomina, 11: 28. 

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Grasslands of the Planalto Central, above 900 m elevation, Minas Gerais, and the Distrito Federal, Brazil.

Comment

In the Hyla polytaenia group according to the original publication. Brandão and Araújo, 2001, in Ribeiro et al. (eds.), Cerrado—Caracterização e Recuperação de Matas de Galeria: 560-604, reported the species in the Distrito Federal, Brazil. In the Hyla pulchella group, Hyla polytaenia clade of Faivovich, Garcia, Ananias, Lanari, Basso, and Wheeler, 2004, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 32: 944. In the Hypsiboas pulchellus group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 87-88. Braga, Brandão, and Colli, 2010, Check List, 6: 232-233, provided a range extension and discussed the range.

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