From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Cycloramphus boraceiensis01.jpg
Cycloramphus boraceiensis
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Cycloramphidae
Genus: Cycloramphus
Tschudi, 1838
Type species
Cycloramphos fulginosus
Tschudi, 1838
28 species (see text)

Cycloramphus Tschudi, 1838 (alternative spelling)

Cycloramphus is a genus of frogs in the Cycloramphidae family.[1][2] The genus is endemic to the southeastern Brazil. They are sometimes known as the button frogs.[1]


There are 28 species:[1][2]


  1. ^ a b c Frost, Darrel R. (2015). "Cycloramphus Tschudi, 1838". Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0. American Museum of Natural History. Retrieved 2 June 2015. 
  2. ^ a b "Cycloramphidae". AmphibiaWeb: Information on amphibian biology and conservation. [web application]. Berkeley, California: AmphibiaWeb. 2015. Retrieved 2 June 2015.