Physalaemus feioi Cassini, Cruz, and Caramaschi, 2010

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Leptodactylidae > Subfamily: Leiuperinae > Genus: Physalaemus > Species: Physalaemus feioi

Physalaemus feioi Cassini, Cruz, and Caramaschi, 2010, Zootaxa, 2491: 21. Holotype: MNRJ 5892, by original designation; corrected to MNRJ 57028 by Cassini, Cruz, and Caramaschi, 2012, Zootaxa: 87-88. Type locality: "Mata da Biologia (20°45′S, 42°51′W; elevation 700 m), Campus of Universidade Federal de Viçosa, municipality of Viçosa, state of Minas Gerais, Brazil".

English Names

None noted.


Serra da Mantiqueira mountain range on the states of Minas Gerais and São Paulo, Brazil.


Confused with Physalaemus olfersi prior to its naming according to the original publication. Silva, Coelho, Viana, and Santos, 2011, Check List, 7: 282-284, provided a northern record and commented on the range. In the Physalaemus cuvieri clade, Physalaemus olfersii species group, of Lourenço, Targueta, Baldo, Nascimento, Garcia, Andrade, Haddad, and Recco-Pimentel, 2015, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 92: 204–216.

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