Phyllodytes wuchereri (Peters, 1873)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1873

Rediscovered in 2004

IUCN RedList status: Data Deficient





Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Peters, W. C. H. (1873 "1872"). Über eine, zwei neue Gattungen enthaltende, Sammlung von Batrachiern des Hrn. Dr. O. Wucherer aus Bahia, so wie über einge neue oder weniger bekannte Saurier. Monatsberichte der Königlichen Preussische Akademie des Wissenschaften zu Berlin 1872: 768-7723 +1 plate.

Other references:

Caramaschi, U., Peixoto, O.L. and Rodrigues, M. T. 2004. Revalidation and redescription of Phyllodytes wuchereri (Peters, 1873) (Amphibia, Anura, Hylidae). Arquivos do Museu Nacional, Rio de Janeiro: 185-191.

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.

Miguel Trefaut Rodrigues. 2006. Phyllodytes wuchereri. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2006: e.T61790A12546667. Downloaded on 12 February 2017.

Scheffers, Brett R., Yong, Ding Li, Harris, J. Berton C., Giam, Xingli and Sodhi, Navjot S. (2011). The world’s rediscovered species: back from the brink? PLoS ONE 6(7): e22531. [Supporting Information (Table S1)]


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