Boana freicanecae (Carnaval and Peixoto, 2004)

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

Hyla freicanecae Carnaval and Peixoto, 2004, Herpetologica, 60: 388. Holotype: ZUFRJ 8827, by original designation. Type locality: "Serra do Quengo (8° 43′ S, 35° 50′ W, approximately 700 m), Reserva Particular do Patrimônio Natural Frei Caneca, Municipality of Jaqueira, State of Pernambuco, Brazil".

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

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

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Known from the type locality, Serra do Quengo (8° 43′ S, 35° 50′ W, approximately 700 m), Reserva Particular do Patrimônio Natural Frei Caneca, Municipality of Jaqueira, State of Pernambuco, in montane forest, and 56 km to the south at Fazenda Bananeiras, Alagoas, Brazil.

Comment

Unassigned to species group, but likely associated with the Hyla pulchella group, according to the original publication. In the Hypsiboas pulchellus group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 87-88. Cardoso, Cruz, Lima, and Skuk, 2006, Herpetol. Rev., 37: 489, provided the record for Alagoas, Brazil.

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