Anomaloglossus Grant, Frost, Caldwell, Gagliardo, Haddad, Kok, Means, Noonan, Schargel, and Wheeler, 2006

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Aromobatidae > Subfamily: Anomaloglossinae > Genus: Anomaloglossus
31 species

Anomaloglossus Grant, Frost, Caldwell, Gagliardo, Haddad, Kok, Means, Noonan, Schargel, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 299: 158. Type species: Colostethus beebei Noble, 1923, by original designation.

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Pacific slopes the Andes in Colombia and northwestern Ecuador; throughout the Guyanan and Amazonian region of Venezuela and the Guianas and in the Atlantic Forest of Brazil.

Comment

Vacher, Kok, Rodrigues, Lima, Lorenzini, Martinez, Fallet, Courtois, Blanc, Gaucher, Dewynter, Jairam, Ouboter, Thébaud, and Fouquet, 2017, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 112: 158–173, discussed on the basis of molecular phylogenetics the cryptic diversity in the genus, its biogeography, and life history. They delimited an Anomaloglossus degranvillei group (Anomaloglossus surinamensis, Anomaloglossus degranvillei, and 6 unnamed species) and the Anomaloglossus stepheni group (Anomaloglossus apiau, Anomaloglossus baeobatrachus, Anomaloglossus leopardus, Anomaloglossus stepheni, and 6 unnamed species). 

Contained taxa (31 sp.):

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