Scinax pachycrus (Miranda-Ribeiro, 1937)

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

Hyla pachycrus Miranda-Ribeiro, 1937, O Campo, 1937: 55. Syntypes: MNRJ 236 (3 specimens) and 237 (4 examples); MNRJ 236A designated lectotype by Miranda-Ribeiro, 1955, Arq. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, 42: 411. Type locality: "Poção, Pernambuco", Brazil.

Hyla pickeli Lutz and Lutz, 1938, An. Acad. Brasil. Cienc., 10: 189. Holotype: AL-MNRJ 1715, according to Duellman, 1977, Das Tierreich, 95: 80. Type locality: "Tapera, State of Pernambuco", Brazil. Synonymy by Bokermann, 1966, Lista Anot. Local. Tipo Anf. Brasil.: 58.

Hyla pachychrusBokermann, 1966, Lista Anot. Local. Tipo Anf. Brasil.: 58. Incorrect subsequent spelling.

Ololygon pachychrusFouquette and Delahoussaye, 1977, J. Herpetol., 11: 394.

Scinax pachychrusDuellman and Wiens, 1992, Occas. Pap. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas, 151: 23. Misspelling of species name.

Scinax pachycrusPombal, Haddad, and Kasahara, 1995, J. Herpetol., 29: 5. Correction of species name.

English Names

Pocao Snouted Treefrog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 64).

Distribution

Northeastern Brazil.

Comment

Placed in the Scinax ruber group by Pombal, Haddad, and Kasahara, 1995, J. Herpetol., 29: 5. The Scinax ruber group rejected as nonmonophyletic by Faivovich, 2002, Cladistics, 18: 367-393. In the Scinax ruber clade of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 96. Novaes and Zina, 2016, Zootaxa, 4084: 258–266, reported on the advertisement call. 

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