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Melanophryniscus peritus Caramaschi & Cruz, 2011

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1953

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered

 

Distribution

Minas Gerais, Brazil

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Caramaschi, U. and Cruz, C. A. G. (2011). A new, possibly threatened species of Melanophryniscus Gallardo, 1961 from the state of Minas Gerais, southeastern Brazil (Amphibia, Anura, Bufonidae). Boletim do Museu Nacional. Nova Série. Zoologia. 528: 1-9.

 

Other references:

IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group. (2013). Melanophryniscus peritus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2014.3. (https://www.iucnredlist.org). Downloaded on 18 January 2015.

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/19110/melanophryniscus-peritus

 

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