Hydrolaetare dantasi (Bokermann, 1959)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Leptodactylidae > Subfamily: Leptodactylinae > Genus: Hydrolaetare > Species: Hydrolaetare dantasi

Leptodactylus dantasi Bokermann, 1959, Neotropica, 5: 5. Holotype: WCAB 1240, by original designation; now MZUSP 78852 according to Souza and Haddad, 2003, J. Herpetol., 37: 491. Type locality: "Feijó, Territorio [now State] do Acre, Brasil".

Hydrolaetare dantasiSouza and Haddad, 2003, J. Herpetol., 37: 491.

English Names

Feijo White-lipped Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 81).

Distribution

Amazon forest from Acre (near the Peru border) east to the vicinity of Manaus, Amazonas, Brazil. 

Comment

See account (as Leptodactylus dantasi) by Heyer, 1970, Contrib. Sci. Nat. Hist. Mus. Los Angeles Co., 191: 5-7. De la Riva, Köhler, Lötters, and Reichle, 2000, Rev. Esp. Herpetol., 14: 57, and Köhler, 2000, Bonn. Zool. Monogr., 48: 69, considered this species (as Leptodactylus dantasi) possibly to occur in Bolivia. Souza and Haddad, 2003, J. Herpetol., 37: 490-497, transferred the species to Hydrolaetare and provided an account. Ferrão, Fraga, Simões, and Lima, 2014, Salamandra, 50: 77–84, discussed the range and habitat.  

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