Eleutherodactylus brevirostris Shreve, 1936

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Eleutherodactylidae > Subfamily: Eleutherodactylinae > Genus: Eleutherodactylus > Species: Eleutherodactylus brevirostris

Eleutherodactylus brevirostris Shreve, 1936, Proc. New England Zool. Club, 15: 95. Holotype: MCZ 21557, by original designation. Type locality: "northern and eastern foothills, Massif de la Hotte, 1000-4000 ft [Département du Sud], Haiti".

Eleutherodactylus (Euhyas) brevirostrisHedges, 1989, in Woods (ed.), Biogeograph. W. Indies: 325; Heinicke, Duellman, and Hedges, 2007, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, Suppl. Inform., 104: 11.

Euhyas brevirostrisFrost, Grant, Faivovich, Bain, Haas, Haddad, de Sá, Channing, Wilkinson, Donnellan, Raxworthy, Campbell, Blotto, Moler, Drewes, Nussbaum, Lynch, Green, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 297: 361.

English Names

Shortsnout Robber Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 73).

Distribution

Hispaniola; the Massif de la Hotte in Haiti, known from the type locality and south of Castillon, 575–2375 m elevation.

Comment

Reviewed by Schwartz, 1981, Cat. Am. Amph. Rept., 259: 1. Not assignable to species group according to Hedges, 1989, in Woods (ed.), Biogeograph. W. Indies: 325. In the Eleutherodactylus (Euhyas) ricordii group according to Lynch and Duellman, 1997, Univ. Kansas Mus. Nat. Hist. Spec. Publ., 23: 221. In the Eleutherodactylus (Euhyas) oxyrhyncus species series, Eleutherodactylus glandulifer species group of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 76, and of Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 130. See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 323. Henderson and Powell, 2009, Nat. Hist. Rept. Amph. W. Indies: 40, summarized the natural history literature.

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