Leptodactylus oreomantis Carvalho, Leite, and Pezzuti, 2013

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Leptodactylidae > Subfamily: Leptodactylinae > Genus: Leptodactylus > Species: Leptodactylus oreomantis

Leptodactylus oreomantis Carvalho, Leite, and Pezzuti, 2013, Zootaxa, 3701: 350. Holotype: UFMG 3825, by original designation. Type locality: "the Vale do Queiroz, Serra das Almas (13° 31′ 23″ S; 41° 57′ 28″ W, approximately 1575 m a.s.l.), Municipality of Rio de Contas, State of Bahia, northeastern Brazil". 

Distribution

Serra das Almas (Municipality of Rio de Contas), Serra da Tromba (Municipality of Piatã), and Serra do Sincorá (Municipalities of Mucugê and Ibicoara), these being ranges included in the Chapada Diamantina, the northernmost part of the Espinhaço Range, state of Bahia, northeastern Brazil. 

Comment

In the Leptodactylus fuscus group according to the original publication.  In the Leptodactylus fuscus species group of de Sá, Grant, Camargo, Heyer, Ponssa, and Stanley, 2014, S. Am. J. Herpetol., 9(Spec. Issue 1): 1–123, and who provided a summary of relevant literature on pp. 43. Mercês, Magalhães, Amado, Juncá, and Garda, 2015, Zootaxa, 3911: 589–592, reported on larval morphology. 

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