Boana jimenezi (Señaris and Ayarzagüena, 2006)

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

Hypsiboas jimenezi Señaris and Ayarzagüena, 2006, Herpetologica, 62: 309. Holotype: MHNLS 16070, by original designation. Type locality: Quebrada Atapere, headwater of the Cucurital river (05° 43′ 17.7″ N, 62° 34′ 21.1″ W), 970 m, Canaima National Park, Bolívar State, Venezuela".

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

English Names

None noted.


Known from montane streams on the southern slopes of Auyantepui and from its summit in the state of Bolívar, Venezuela


Most similar to an possibly related to the Hypsiboas punctatus group according to the original publication. Myers and Donnelly, 2008, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 308: 53-58, discussed new material.

External links:

Please note: these links will take you to external websites not affiliated with the American Museum of Natural History. We are not responsible for their content.