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Ischnocnema nigriventris (Lutz, 1925)

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

Hylaplesia nigriventris Lutz, 1925, C. R. Mém. Hebd. Séances Soc. Biol. Filial., Paris, 93 (1925, vol. 2): 139. Syntypes: Not designated but AL-MNRJ 720-721 considered syntypes by Bokermann, 1966, Lista Anot. Local. Tipo Anf. Brasil.: 65; USNM 96846 considered a syntype by Cochran, 1961, Bull. U.S. Natl. Mus., 220: 61. AL-MN 719, designated lectotype by Heyer, 1985, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 98: xxx. Type locality: "Itatiaia et Serra de Cubatâo", Brazil. Lectotype from Campo Bello, Alto da Serra de Cubatão Alto Itatiaia, state of  São Paulo, Brazil. Berneck, Targino, and Garcia, 2013, Zootaxa, 3692: 139, noted that the other original syntypes may not be of this species. 

Basanitia nigriventrisBokermann, 1966, Lista Anot. Local. Tipo Anf. Brasil.: 65.

Eleutherodactylus nigriventrisLynch, 1968, Copeia, 1968: 875-876.

Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) nigriventrisLynch and Duellman, 1997, Univ. Kansas Mus. Nat. Hist. Spec. Publ., 23: 229.

Ischnocnema nigriventrisHeinicke, Duellman, and Hedges, 2007, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, Suppl. Inform., 104: 15; Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 27.

English Names

Itatiaia Robber Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 77).

Distribution

Parque das Neblinas (Bertioga municipality), Paranapiacaba (Santo André municipality), and Boracéia (Salesópolis municipality), all localities in the Serra do Mar, eastern São Paulo State, Brazil.

Comment

In the Eleutherodactylus lacteus group. See Heyer, 1985, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 98: 657-671. See account by Heyer, Rand, Cruz, Peixoto, and Nelson, 1990, Arq. Zool., São Paulo, 31: 298-299. In the Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) binotatus series, Eleutherodactylus lacteus group according to Lynch and Duellman, 1997, Univ. Kansas Mus. Nat. Hist. Spec. Publ., 23: 229. In the Ischnocnema lactea species series of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 27, and Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 122. Berneck, Targino, and Garcia, 2013, Zootaxa, 3692: 131-142, rediagnosed the species and provided new records. 

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