Trachycephalus cunauaru Gordo, Toledo, Suárez, Kawashita-Ribeiro, Ávila, Morais, and Nunes, 2013

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Lophyohylinae > Genus: Trachycephalus > Species: Trachycephalus cunauaru

Trachycephalus cunauaru Gordo, Toledo, Suárez, Kawashita-Ribeiro, Ávila, Morais, and Nunes, 2013, Herpetologica, 69: 468. Holotype: INPA 11540, by original designation. Type locality: "Purus River, Boca do Tapaua´ River (05°4159.9S, 64°2455.3W, 65 m a.s.l.), Municipality of Canutama, Amazonas State, Brazil". 

Distribution

Forested areas of the eastern (west of the Rio Negro), central, and southern Amazonian rainforest in Brazil (Bolivia, Peru, and likely Ecuador, Colombia, and southern Venezuela. 

Comment

Previously confused with Trachycephalus resinifictrix according to the original publication.  De la Riva, Köhler, Lötters, and Reichle, 2000, Rev. Esp. Herpetol., 14: 35, provided the Bolivian record (as Phrynohyas resinifictrix). See comment under Trachycephalus resinifictrix regarding populations in Venezuela that may be referrable to this species. 

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