Leptodactylus tapiti Sazima and Bokermann, 1978

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Leptodactylidae > Subfamily: Leptodactylinae > Genus: Leptodactylus > Species: Leptodactylus tapiti

Leptodactylus tapiti Sazima and Bokermann, 1978, Rev. Brasil. Biol., 38: 910. Holotype: WCAB 47622, by original designation; now MZUSP 73680, according to de Sá, Grant, Camargo, Heyer, Ponssa, and Stanley, 2014, S. Am. J. Herpetol., 9(Spec. Issue 1): 47. Type locality: "Chapada dos Veadeiros, (1800 m), Alto Paraíso de Goiás, Goiás, Brasil".

English Names

Goias White-lipped Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 82).

Distribution

Known only from the type locality (Alto Paraíso de Goiás, Goiás, Brazil).

Comment

In the Leptodactylus gracilis group (=Leptodactylus fuscus group), according to the original publication. In the Leptodactylus fuscus species group of de Sá, Grant, Camargo, Heyer, Ponssa, and Stanley, 2014, S. Am. J. Herpetol., 9(Spec. Issue 1): 1–123, and who provided a summary of relevant literature on pp. 47–48.

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