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Ischnocnema epipeda (Heyer, 1984)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Brachycephalidae > Genus: Ischnocnema > Species: Ischnocnema epipeda

Eleutherodactylus epipedus Heyer, 1984, Smithson. Contrib. Zool., 402: 22. Holotype: MZUSP 59633, by original designation. Type locality: "Brazil: Espirito Santo; adjacent to Parque Nova Lombardia, near Santa Teresa".

Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) epipedusLynch and Duellman, 1997, Univ. Kansas Mus. Nat. Hist. Spec. Publ., 23: 223.

Ischnocnema epipedaHeinicke, Duellman, and Hedges, 2007, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, Suppl. Inform., 104: 15.

English Names

Santa Teresa Robber Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 74).

Distribution

Known only from near Santa Teresa, Espirito Santo, southeastern Brazil, 650 m elevation.

Comment

In the Eleutherodactylus guentheri cluster of Heyer, 1984, Smithson. Contrib. Zool., 402: 42. In the Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) binotatus series, Eleutherodactylus binotatus group of Lynch and Duellman, 1997, Univ. Kansas Mus. Nat. Hist. Spec. Publ., 23: 224. In the Ischnocnema guentheri species series of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 27; this confirmed by Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 122. See statement of geographic range, habitat, and conservation status (as Eleutherodactylus epipedus) in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 620.

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