Scinax constrictus Lima, Bastos, and Giaretta, 2005

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Scinaxinae > Genus: Scinax > Species: Scinax constrictus

Scinax constrictus Lima, Bastos, and Giaretta, 2005, Arq. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, 62: 506. Holotype: MNRJ 31205, by original designation. Type locality: "BRAZIL—Goiás: Municipality of Palmeiras (16° 48′ S; 49° 55′ W), Sítio dos Pinheiros".

English Names

None noted.


Municipalities of Guapó, Itaberai, Jussara, Mossâmedes, Palmeiras, Pirenópolis, Pontalina, Porangatu, and Uirapuru, in the state of Goíás, southeastern Tocantíns, Municipality of Limeira do Oestes, Minas Gerais, and the municipality of Corumbá in Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil.


In the Scinax rostratus group according to the original publication. Carvalho, Galdino, and Ávila, 2006, Herpetol. Rev., 37: 103, provided the record for Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil. Gambale, Signorelli, and Bastos, 2014, Amphibia-Reptilia, 35: 271-281, reported on individual variation in advertisement calls. Neves, Pereira, Rocha, Vasques, and Santos, 2014, Herpetol. Notes, 7: 745-746, provided the record for the Municipality of Limeira do Oeste, state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. Santos, Gambale, Bastos, and Nomura, 2019, J. Herpetol., 53: 62–67, described the larval morphology. 

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