Dendropsophus counani Fouquet, Orrico, Ernst, Blanc, Martinez, Vacher, Rodrigues, Ouboter, Jairam, and Ron, 2015

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Dendropsophinae > Genus: Dendropsophus > Species: Dendropsophus counani

Dendropsophus counani Fouquet, Orrico, Ernst, Blanc, Martinez, Vacher, Rodrigues, Ouboter, Jairam, and Ron, 2015, Zootaxa, 4052: 44. Holotype: MNHN2015.0101, by original designation. Type locality: "'“Grande Montagne Tortue', (4.292663, -52.349539, 400 m elevation), municipality of Régina, French Guiana".  http://zoobank.org/urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:176D8B81-ED65-4A0E-A49E-894F16EEF457

Distribution

Central Guyana through Surinam to central and northeastern French Guiana as well as into Amapá, Brazil. 

Comment

In the Dendropsophus parviceps group and previously confused with Dendropsophus brevifrons according to the original publication. See account for Surinam population (as Dendropsophus brevifrons) by Ouboter and Jairam, 2012, Amph. Suriname: 110-112. See Cole, Townsend, Reynolds, MacCulloch, and Lathrop, 2013, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 125: 399, for brief account (as Dendropsophus brevifrons) and records for Guyana.  Lescure and Marty, 2000, Collect. Patrimoines Nat., Paris, 45: 156-157, provided a photo and brief account for Guiana (as Dendropsophus brevifrons).

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