Megaelosia jordanensis (Heyer, 1983)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylodidae > Genus: Megaelosia > Species: Megaelosia jordanensis

Cycloramphus jordanensis Heyer, 1983, Arq. Zool., São Paulo, 30: 308. Holotype: MZUSP 4522, by original designation. Type locality: "Brasil; São Paulo, Campos do Jordão".

Megaelosia jordanensisVerdade and Rodrigues, 2009 "2008", Herpetologica, 64: 452.

English Names

Jordan Button Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 71).

Distribution

Known only from the type locality (Campos do Jordão, São Paulo, Brazil).

Comment

Verdade and Rodrigues, 2009 "2008", Herpetologica, 64: 452-457, discussed the taxonomic status of this species. Nogueira-Costa, Almeida-Santos, Cruz, and Caramaschi, 2012, Zootaxa, 3581: 86-88, reported on larval morphology.

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