Crossodactylodes Cochran, 1938

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Leptodactylidae > Subfamily: Paratelmatobiinae > Genus: Crossodactylodes
5 species

Crossodactylodes Cochran, 1938, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 51: 41. Type species: Crossodactylodes pintoi Cochran, 1938, by original designation.

English Names

Bromeliad Frogs (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 71).


Central Atlantic forest region of Brazil.


Pyron and Wiens, 2011, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 61: 543-583, did not study this taxon and regarded its placement as questionable. Fouquet, Blotto, Maronna, Verdade, Juncá, de Sá, and Rodrigues, 2013, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 67: 445–457, transferred Crossodactylodes into Paratelmatobiinae of Leptodactylidae.

Contained taxa (5 sp.):

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