Chiasmocleis hudsoni Parker, 1940

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Gastrophryninae > Genus: Chiasmocleis > Species: Chiasmocleis hudsoni

Chiasmocleis hudsoni Parker, 1940, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., Ser. 11, 5: 260. Holotype: BMNH 1939.1.1.3, by original designation, now renumbered as BM 1947.2.11.90, according to museum records. Type locality: "New River, British Guiana [=Guyana] (750 feet)" (this locality is actually in an area claimed by Surinam according to M.S. Hoogmoed in Frost, 1985, Amph. Species World: 376. See comments by Peloso, Sturaro, Forlani, Gaucher, Motta, and Wheeler, 2014, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 386: 47-48. 

Chiasmocleis jimi Caramaschi and Cruz, 2001, Bol. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, N.S., Zool., 469: 2. Holotype: MNRJ 14549, by original designation. Type locality: "BRAZIL, AMAZONAS, Municipality of Humaitá, Igarapé do Banheiro (07° 31′ S, 63° 00′ W)". Synonymy by Peloso, Sturaro, Forlani, Gaucher, Motta, and Wheeler, 2014, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 386: 20 and 49. 

Syncope hudsonide Sá, Streicher, Sekonyela, Forlani, Loader, Greenbaum, Richards, and Haddad, 2012, BMC Evol. Biol., 12(241): 1-21.

Syncope jimi — de Sá, Streicher, Sekonyela, Forlani, Loader, Greenbaum, Richards, and Haddad, 2012, BMC Evol. Biol., 12(241): 1-21.

Chiasmocleis hudsoniPeloso, Sturaro, Forlani, Gaucher, Motta, and Wheeler, 2014, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 386: 4. 

English Names

Hudson's Humming Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 88).

Distribution

Cerro Neblina in Guianan Venezuela, as well as in Guyana, Surinam, and French Guiana; Leticia municipality, Amazonas, Colombia, and in Brazil at Igarapé do Banheiro, southern Amazonas, as well as at several localities in central and center-east Pará, Brazil.

Comment

Lescure and Marty, 2000, Collect. Patrimoines Nat., Paris, 45: 266-267, provided a photo and brief account for French Guiana. Zweifel and Myers, 1989, Am. Mus. Novit., 2947: 1-24, reported the species for Venezuela. Barrio-Amorós and Schargel, 2003, Herpetol. Rev., 34: 380, provided an additional Venezuelan record and commented on the distribution. See account for Surinam population by Ouboter and Jairam, 2012, Amph. Suriname: 272-273. In their Chiasmocleis hudsoni clade of Peloso, Sturaro, Forlani, Gaucher, Motta, and Wheeler, 2014, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 386: 20, who (p. 46-51) provided an account and noted a record for Leticia, Amazonas, Colombia. Bernardo, Matiazzi, and Guerra-Fuentes, 2012, Check List, 8: 152-154, provided a number of new records from Pará, Brazil, and provided a spot map for nominal Chiasmocleis jimi

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