Proceratophrys paviotii
family: Odontophrynidae
Species Description: Cruz CAG, Prado GM, Izecksohn E 2005 Nova especie de Protoceratophrys Miranda-Ribeiro, 1920 do sudeste do Brasil (Amphibia, Anura, Leptodactylidae) Arquivos do Museu Nacional Rio de Janeiro 63:298-295.

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Brazil


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

Proceratophrys paviotii is found at Santa Lúcia Biological Station (19 57’ S, 40 31 ’W, 560 masl), municipality of Santa Teresa, state of Espírito Santo, Brazil (Cruz et al., 2005).

Habitat and Ecology

Proceratophrys paviotii was found to vocalize in sympatry with Proceratophrys boiei and P. laticeps in a stream with sandy bed and also on the margins of a stream with a rocky bed (where P. moehringi was heard) (Cruz et al., 2005).


No population status information is currently available for this species.

Population Trend


Major Threats

No information on major threats is currently available for this species.

Conservation Actions

No information is currently available on existing conservation measures for this species.

Red List Status

Data Deficient (DD)


Listed as Data Deficient since it has only recently been described, and there is still very little known about its extent of occurrence, area of occupancy, status and ecological requirements.

Taxonomic Notes

Proceratophrys paviotii is related to Proceratophrys boiei. It can be differentiated from the latter species by morphological and advertisement call data (Cruz et al., 2005).


Ariadne Angulo 2010. Proceratophrys paviotii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T135815A4205385. .Downloaded on 19 December 2018


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