Physalaemus erythros Caramaschi, Feio, and Guimarães, 2003

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Leptodactylidae > Subfamily: Leiuperinae > Genus: Physalaemus > Species: Physalaemus erythros

Physalaemus erythros Caramaschi, Feio, and Guimarães, 2003, Herpetologica, 59: 519. Holotype: MNRJ 27986, by original designation. Type locality: "Parque Estadual do Itacolomi (20° 25′ S, 43° 29′ W, approximately 1600 m elevation), Municipality of Ouro Preto, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil".

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Serra do Itacolomi and Serra do Caraça, Minas Gerais, Brazil.

Comment

Not included in a species group according to the original publication, although a possible relationship with Physlaemus rupestris and Physalaemus deimaticus was suggested. In the Physalaemus deimaticus group of Nascimento, Caramaschi, and Cruz, 2005, Arq. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, 63: 309. Baêta and Silva, 2009, Check List, 5: 812-814, provided a record for the Serra do Caraça, Minas Gerais, Brazil, discussed the range, and provided a spot map. In the Physalaemus signifer clade, Physalaemus deimaticus species group, of Lourenço, Targueta, Baldo, Nascimento, Garcia, Andrade, Haddad, and Recco-Pimentel, 2015, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 92: 204–216.

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