Elachistocleis magnus Toledo, 2010

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Gastrophryninae > Genus: Elachistocleis > Species: Elachistocleis magnus

Elachistocleis magnus Toledo, 2010, Zootaxa, 2496: 64. Holotype: ZUEC 11384, by original designation. Type locality: Fazenda Jaburi, in the municipality of Espigão do Oeste, (11° 35′ - 11° 38′ S, 60° 41′ - 60° 45′ W; 280 m a.s.l.) . . . , state of Rondônia, Brazil".

English Names

None noted.


Rondônia, southern Amazonas, and the western two-thirds of Mato Grosso to eastern Pará, Brazil; presumably into adjacent northeastern Bolivia.


Confused with Elachistocleis ovalis prior to its naming according to the original publication. Strüssmann, Campos, Rodrigues, Almeida, Toledo, Hoogmoed, and Valadão, 2012, Check List, 8: 317-320, provided a geographic range map and discussed the range. Meneghelli and Calderon, 2017 "2016", Herpetol. Rev., 47: 622, provided a record from Porto Velho, Rondônia, Brazil. 

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