Ischnocnema penaxavantinho Giaretta, Toffoli, and Oliveira, 2007

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Brachycephalidae > Genus: Ischnocnema > Species: Ischnocnema penaxavantinho

Ischnocnema penaxavantinho Giaretta, Toffoli, and Oliveira, 2007, Zootaxa, 1666: 44. Holotype: ZUEC 13639, by original designation. Type locality: "Estação Ecológica do Panga (around 19°11′ S; 48°24′ W) municipality of Uberlândia, state of Minas Gerais, Brazil".

English Names

None noted. 


Triângulo Mineiro region, state of Minas Gerais; Paracatu State Park, Paracatu municipality, state of Minas Gerais; as well as 260 km away at Flona de Silvânia, state of Goiás, Brazil, in cerrado habitat


In a cluster of species traditionally considered to be related to Ischnocnema juipoca according to the original publication (where the vocalization was described). In the Ischnocnema verrucosa species series of Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 122, and Taucce, Canedo, Parreiras, Drummond, Nogueira-Costa, and Haddad, 2018, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 128: 123–146. Bastos, Signorelli, Nomura, and Morais, 2015, Herpetol. Bull., London, 132: 22–24, provided the range extension to Goias, as well as notes on its vocalizations. Del Prette, Cândido, Felberg, Françoso, and Brandão, 2018, Herpetol. Notes, 11: 133–135, provided a new record for Minas Gerais, Brazil, and mapped the range. 

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