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Hyophryne histrio

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Amphibia
Subclassis: Lissamphibia
Ordo: Anura
Subordo: Neobatrachia
Familia: Microhylidae
Genus: Hyophryne
Species: Hyophryne histrio


Hyophryne histrio Carvalho, 1954

Type locality: "Fazenda Repartimento, Municipio de Ilheus, Estado da Bahia, Brazil".

Holotype: MNRJ 1010.


* Carvalho, 1954, Occas. Pap. Mus. Zool. Univ. Michigan, 555: 5.
* Frost, Darrel R. 2010. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 5.4 (8 April, 2010). Electronic Database accessible at [1] American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA. Hyophryne histrio . Accessed on 21 June 2008.
* 2007 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species IUCN link: Hyophryne histrio (Data Deficient) Downloaded on 21 June 2008.

Vernacular names
English: Bahia Yellow Frog

Hyophryne histrio is a species of frog in the Microhylidae family. It is monotypic within the genus Hyophryne. It is endemic to Brazil. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and intermittent freshwater marshes. It is threatened by habitat loss.


* Pimenta, B. & Silvano, D. 2004. Hyophryne histrio. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 23 July 2007.

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