Scinax melanodactylus Lourenço, Luna, and Pombal, 2014

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

Scinax melanodactylus Lourenço, Luna, and Pombal, 2014, Zootaxa, 3889: 261. Holotype: MNRJ 80145, by original designation. Type locality: "in the road to Canavieiras (BA 001), district of Trancoso (16° 34′ 5.80" S, 39° 11′ 4.20″ W; elevation 68 m), Municipality of Porto Seguro, State of Bahia, Brazil". http://zoobank.org/urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:79B85886-FF5A-4E11-A74D-1D9E263A3204

Distribution

Brazilian coastal sandbanks and in forest areas near these environments, occurring from northern of Espírito Santo State to Sergipe State, Brazil. 

Comment

In the Scinax catharinae group and confused with Scinax agilis prior to its naming, according to the original publication. Abreu, Napoli, Trevisan, Camardelli, Dória, and Silva, 2015, Zootaxa, 3981: 430–436, reported on larval morphology. 

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