Scinax iquitorum Moravec, Tuanama, Pérez-Peña, and Lehr, 2009

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Scinaxinae > Genus: Scinax > Species: Scinax iquitorum

Scinax iquitorum Moravec, Tuanama, Pérez-Peña, and Lehr, 2009, S. Am. J. Herpetol., 4: 10. Holotype: MUSM27577, by original designation. Type locality: "the vicinity of Puerto Almendras (03°49′46″S, 073°22′32″W; ca. 120 m a.s.l.,), ca. 17 km straight SW of Iquitos, Region Loreto, Peru".

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Known currently from the area of Río Nanay and Peruvian Río Yavari, Region Loreto, Peru; Municipalities of Cruzeiro do Sul and Placido de Castro, Acre, Brazil. 

Comment

In the Scinax ruber clade according to the original publication. Machado, Machado, Paiva, and Moravec, 2015, Herpetozoa, Wien, 27: 189–190, and Melo-Sampaio and Souza, 2015, Check List, 11 (Art. 1681): 1–6, provided records from Acre, Brazil, and briefly discussed the range. 

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