The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Dendropsophus ruschii Weygoldt & Peixoto, 1987

Ruschi's treefrog

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1987

Rediscovered in February 2005

IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient

 

Distribution

Brazil

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Weygoldt, P. and Peixoto, O. L. (1987). Hyla ruschii n. sp. a new frog from the Atlantic Forest domain in the State of Espirito Santo, Brazil (Amphibia, Anura, Hylidae). Studies on Neotropical Fauna and Environment 22(4): 237-247.

 

Other references:

Faivovich, Julián, Haddad, Célio F. B., Garcia, Paulo C. O., Frost, Darrel R., Campbell, Jonathan A. and Wheeler, Ward C. (2005). Systematic review of the frog family Hylidae, with special reference to Hylinae: Phylogenetic analysis and taxonomic revision. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 294: 1-240, 16 figures, 2 tables, 5 appendices.

Oswaldo Luiz Peixoto, Bruno Pimenta. 2004. Dendropsophus ruschii. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55637A11345600. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T55637A11345600.en. Downloaded on 12 February 2017.

Peloso, P. L.; J. L. Gasparini. (2006). Amphibia, Anura, Hylidae, Dendropsophus ruschii (Weygoldt & Peixoto, 1987): rediscovery of Ruschi's treefrog in an Atlantic Rainforest remnant in Espírito Santo, Brazil. Check List 2(2): 38-40.

 

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