Cycloramphus bolitoglossus (Werner, 1897)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Cycloramphidae > Genus: Cycloramphus > Species: Cycloramphus bolitoglossus

Borborocoetes bolitoglossus Werner, 1897, Zool. Anz., 20: 265. Type(s): Not stated, presumably NHMW though not mentioned in recent type lists. Type locality: "Brasiliens (Blumenau, Prov. Sta. Catharina)".

Craspedoglossa Santae-Catharinae Müller, 1922, Bl. Aquar. Terrarienkd., Stuttgart, 33: 168. Syntypes: ZSM 658/1920 (10 specimens, lost) and ZSM 662/1920 (1 specimen, lost), according to Glaw and Franzen, 2006, Spixiana, München, 29: 171; including also (apparently in error, unless originally from ZSM syntypic series) MCZ 8923–25, 11675–77, according to Barbour and Loveridge, 1929, Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool., 69: 244. Peters, 1952, Occas. Pap. Mus. Zool. Univ. Michigan, 539: 12, noted UMMZ 58526 (2 specimens) as "cotypes"; Kluge, 1983, Misc. Publ. Mus. Zool. Univ. Michigan, 166: 28, expanded on this and noted 3 eggs (UMMZ 58522) and 2 adults (UMMZ 58526) as syntypes. Lingnau, Solé, Dallacorte, and Kwet, 2008, North-West. J. Zool., Romania, 4: 226, briefly discussed type material. Type locality: "Flussgebiet des Rio novo, Sta. Catharina, Brasilien"; rendered as "Corupá (= Humboldt), Santa Catarina", Brazil by Bokermann, 1966, Lista Anot. Local. Tipo Anf. Brasil.: 29. Synonymy by Bokermann, 1966, Lista Anot. Local. Tipo Anf. Brasil.: 16; Heyer, 1983, Arq. Zool., São Paulo, 30: 287.

Craspedoglossa sanctae-catharinaeMiranda-Ribeiro, 1926, Arq. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, 27: 49. Incorrect subsequent spelling.

Craspedoglossa (= Zachaenus) sanctae-catharinaeNoble, 1927, Ann. New York Acad. Sci., 30: 90.

Craspedoglossa bolitoglossaLutz, 1929, Mem. Oswaldo Cruz, Rio de Janeiro, 22: 17, by implication; Bokermann, 1966, Lista Anot. Local. Tipo Anf. Brasil.: 16; Heyer, 1983, Arq. Zool., São Paulo, 30: 287.

Eupsophus bolitoglossusGorham, 1966, Das Tierreich, 85: 115.

Cycloramphus bolitoglossusHeyer, 1983, Arq. Zool., São Paulo, 30: 292; Heyer, 1988, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 101: 151.

Zachaenus bolitoglossusHarding, 1983, Cat. New World Amph.: 195. Unexplained combination. 

English Names

Blumenau Button Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 71).

Distribution

Serra do Mar in the states of Paraná and Santa Catarina, Brazil.

Comment

Lingnau, Solé, Dallacorte, and Kwet, 2008, North-West. J. Zool., Romania, 4: 224–235, reported on call and differences from other species and specimens in European museums.

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