Phyllodytes brevirostris Peixoto and Cruz, 1988

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Lophyohylinae > Genus: Phyllodytes > Species: Phyllodytes brevirostris

Phyllodytes brevirostris Peixoto and Cruz, 1988, Rev. Brasil. Biol., 48: 266. Holotype: MZUSP 36784, by original designation. Type locality: "Alhandra, Estado da Paraíba", Brazil.

English Names

Alhandra Heart-tongued Frogs (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 62).


Known only from the type locality in northeastern Brazil.


In the Phyllodytes luteolus group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 110.

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