AmphibiaWeb - Physalaemus marmoratus


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Physalaemus marmoratus (Reinhardt & L├╝tken, 1862)
Brown-spotted Dwarf Frog
family: Leptodactylidae
subfamily: Leiuperinae
genus: Physalaemus
Taxonomic Notes: See taxonomic status of Gomphobates marmoratus Reinhardt and Litken, 1862 (1861) and Physalaemus fuscomaculatus Steindachner, 1864 (Amphibia: Anura, Leptodactylidae) Nascimento, Pimenta, Cruz & Caramaschi. 2006. South American Journal Of Herpetology 1 (3): 166-174, which are synonyms at best for Physalaemus marmoratus.

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN Red List Status Account Least Concern (LC)
National Status None
Regional Status None



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Distribution and Habitat

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Bolivia, Brazil, Paraguay


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Amphibians of Rio Claro Farm by Fabio Maffei and Flavio Ubaid (2014).

Edited by: Michelle S. Koo (2022-04-25)

Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2022 Physalaemus marmoratus: Brown-spotted Dwarf Frog <> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Apr 13, 2024.

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Citation: AmphibiaWeb. 2024. <> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed 13 Apr 2024.

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