Hylodes sazimai Haddad & Pombal, 1995
|Species Description: Haddad, C.F.B. and Pombal Jr, J.P. 1995. A new species of Hylodes from southeastern Brazil (Amphibia: Leptodactylidae). Herpetologica: 279-286.|
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Tadpoles were collected from the type locality and described at Gosner (1960) stage 25 (Haddad and Pombal Jr 1995) : Tadpoles were brown dorsally with small dark brown, black, and reddish spots. Ventral and lateral surfaces of body were pale brown with whitish punctations; tail was brown with large pale brown blotches anterodorsally; Iris yellowish; total length 47.5 mm, body length 16.8 mm; body elliptical when viewed dorsally, ovoid in lateral profile and widest posteriorly. Nostrils midway between eyes and snout. Spiracle sinistral opening at midbody. Cloacal tube short, conical and opens dextrally. Labial tooth row formula is 2(2)/3(1).
Distribution and Habitat
Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Brazil
Life History, Abundance, Activity, and Special Behaviors
Gosner, K. L. (1960). ''A simplified table for staging anuran embryos and larvae with notes on identification.'' Herpetologica, 16(3), 183-190.
Haddad, C. F. B., and Pombal, J. P., Jr. (1995). ''A new species of Hylodes from southeastern Brazil (Amphibia: Leptodactylidae).'' Herpetologica, 51, 279-286.
Heyer, W. R. (1982). ''Two new species of the frog genus Hylodes from Caparao, Minas Gerais, Brasil (Amphibia: Leptodactylidae).'' Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington, 95, 377-385.
Originally submitted by: Raul E. Diaz (first posted 2004-06-04)
Edited by: Tate Tunstall (2004-08-18)
Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2004 Hylodes sazimai <https://amphibiaweb.org/species/6271> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed May 29, 2023.
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