Bokermannohyla martinsi

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Bokermannohyla martinsi
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Bokermannohyla martinsi tadpoles.
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Hylidae
Genus: Bokermannohyla
Species: B. martinsi
Binomial name
Bokermannohyla martinsi
(Bokermann, 1964)

Bokermannohyla martinsi is a species of frog in the family Hylidae.[1] It is endemic to Brazil. Its natural habitats are moist savanna, subtropical or tropical moist shrubland, subtropical or tropical high-altitude shrubland, and rivers. It is threatened by habitat loss.

Etymology[edit]

The specific epithet martinsi is an homage to Brazilian entomologist Ubirajara Ribeiro Martins.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Bokermann, W.C.A. (1964). "Dos nuevas espécies de Hyla de Minas Gerais y notas sobre Hyla alvarengai Bok. (Amphibia, Salientia, Hylidae)". Neotropica. 10: 67–76.