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Boana caingua

Boana caingua (*)

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Cladus: Sarcopterygii
Cladus: Rhipidistia
Cladus: Tetrapodomorpha
Cladus: Eotetrapodiformes
Cladus: Elpistostegalia
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Amphibia
Subclassis: Lissamphibia
Ordo: Anura

Familia: Hylidae
Subfamilia: Cophomantinae
Genus: Boana
Species: Boana caingua

Boana caingua (Carrizo, 1991)

Holotype: MACN 33294, adult ♂, collected by Roberto Straneck and Gustavo Carrizo in August 1980.
Type locality: “en los bañados del aeropuerto viejo en Parque Nacional Iguazú, Misiones”, Argentina.


Hyla caingua Carrizo, 1991: 32 [original combination]
Hypsiboas caingua — Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell & Wheeler, 2005: 88 [subsequent combination]
Boana caingua — Dubois, 2017: 28 [subsequent combination]

Primary references

Carrizo, G.R. [1990] 1991. Sobre los hílidos de Misiones, Argentina, con la descripción de una nueva especie Hyla caingua n. sp.. Cuadernos de Herpetología 5: 32–39.
Faivovich, J., Haddad, C.F.B., Garcia, P.C.A., Frost, D.R., Campbell, J.A. & Wheller, W.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. DOI: 10.1206/0003-0090(2005)294[0001:SROTFF]2.0.CO;2 Paywall; hdl: 2246/462 Open access Reference page.
Dubois, A. 2017. The nomenclatural status of Hysaplesia, Hylaplesia, Dendrobates and related nomina (Amphibia, Anura), with general comments on zoological nomenclature and its governance, as well as on taxonomic databases and websites. Bionomina 11: 1–48. DOI: 10.11646/bionomina.11.1.1 Paywall Reference page.


Frost, D.R. 2021. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.1. Electronic Database accessible at https://amphibiansoftheworld.amnh.org/index.php. American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA. DOI: 10.5531/db.vz.0001 Boana caingua . Accessed on 13 Apr 2008.
Scott, N., Aquino, L., Kwet, A., Pavan, D., Lavilla, E. & Baldo, D. 2004. IUCN: Boana caingua (Least Concern). The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55425A11308437. DOI: 10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T55425A11308437.en

Vernacular names
English: Striped Treefrog

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