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Leptodactylus  Fitzinger, 1826
Taxonomic Serial No.: 173576

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Animalia  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Vanzolinius Heyer, 1974
 
    Adenomera Steindachner, 1867
 
    Lithodytes Fitzinger, 1843
 
  Common Name(s): Foam-nest Frogs [English]
 
    White-lipped Frogs [English]
 
    Neotropical Grass Frogs [English]
 
    Thin-toed Frogs [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: valid  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2009   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomAnimalia  – Animal, animaux, animals  
    SubkingdomBilateria   
       InfrakingdomDeuterostomia   
          PhylumChordata  – cordés, cordado, chordates  
             SubphylumVertebrata  – vertebrado, vertébrés, vertebrates  
                InfraphylumGnathostomata   
                   SuperclassTetrapoda   
                      ClassAmphibia  – amphibiens, anfíbio, Amphibians  
                         OrderAnura  – Frogs, perereca, rã, sapo, crapauds, grenouilles, Toads  
                            FamilyLeptodactylidae Werner, 1896 – Leptodactylids, Neotropical Frogs, grenouilles néotropicales, Leptodactylid Frogs  
                               GenusLeptodactylus Fitzinger, 1826 – Foam-nest Frogs, White-lipped Frogs, Neotropical Grass Frogs, Thin-toed Frogs  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Leptodactylus ajurauna Berneck, Costa and Garcia, 2008  
                                  Species Leptodactylus albilabris (Günther, 1859) – Caribbean White-lipped Frog 
                                  Species Leptodactylus andreae Müller, 1923  
                                  Species Leptodactylus araucaria (Kwet and Angulo, 2002)  
                                  Species Leptodactylus bokermanni Heyer, 1973  
                                  Species Leptodactylus bolivianus Boulenger, 1898  
                                  Species Leptodactylus bufonius Boulenger, 1894  
                                  Species Leptodactylus caatingae Heyer and Juncá, 2003  
                                  Species Leptodactylus camaquara Sazima and Bokermann, 1978  
                                  Species Leptodactylus chaquensis Cei, 1950  
                                  Species Leptodactylus coca Angulo and Reichle, 2008  
                                  Species Leptodactylus colombiensis Heyer, 1994  
                                  Species Leptodactylus cunicularius Sazima and Bokermann, 1978  
                                  Species Leptodactylus cupreus Caramaschi, Feio and São-Pedro, 2008  
                                  Species Leptodactylus didymus Heyer, García-Lopez and Cardoso, 1996  
                                  Species Leptodactylus diedrus Heyer, 1994  
                                  Species Leptodactylus diptyx Boettger, 1885  
                                  Species Leptodactylus discodactylus Boulenger, 1884  
                                  Species Leptodactylus elenae Heyer, 1978  
                                  Species Leptodactylus fallax Müller, 1926  
                                  Species Leptodactylus flavopictus Lutz, 1926  
                                  Species Leptodactylus fragilis (Brocchi, 1877) – Mexican White-lipped Frog, White-lipped Frog 
                                  Species Leptodactylus furnarius Sazima and Bokermann, 1978  
                                  Species Leptodactylus fuscus (Schneider, 1799) – Bottle and Spoon Frog, Rufous Frog 
                                  Species Leptodactylus gracilis (Duméril and Bibron, 1840)  
                                  Species Leptodactylus griseigularis (Henle, 1981)  
                                  Species Leptodactylus heyeri (Boistel, Massary and Angulo, 2006)  
                                  Species Leptodactylus hylaedactylus (Cope, 1868)  
                                  Species Leptodactylus hylodes (Reinhardt and Lütken, 1862)  
                                  Species Leptodactylus jolyi Sazima and Bokermann, 1978  
                                  Species Leptodactylus knudseni Heyer, 1972  
                                  Species Leptodactylus labrosus Jiménez de la Espada, 1875  
                                  Species Leptodactylus labyrinthicus (Spix, 1824)  
                                  Species Leptodactylus laticeps Boulenger, 1918  
                                  Species Leptodactylus latinasus Jiménez de la Espada, 1875  
                                  Species Leptodactylus lauramiriamae Heyer and Crombie, 2005  
                                  Species Leptodactylus leptodactyloides (Andersson, 1945)  
                                  Species Leptodactylus lineatus (Schneider, 1799)  
                                  Species Leptodactylus lithonaetes Heyer, 1995  
                                  Species Leptodactylus longirostris Boulenger, 1882  
                                  Species Leptodactylus lutzi (Heyer, 1975)  
                                  Species Leptodactylus macrosternum Miranda-Ribeiro, 1926  
                                  Species Leptodactylus magistris Mijares-Urrutia, 1997  
                                  Species Leptodactylus marambaiae Izecksohn, 1976  
                                  Species Leptodactylus marmoratus (Steindachner, 1867)  
                                  Species Leptodactylus martinezi Bokermann, 1956  
                                  Species Leptodactylus melanonotus (Hallowell, 1861) – Rana-nidificadora de sabinal 
                                  Species Leptodactylus myersi Heyer, 1995  
                                  Species Leptodactylus mystaceus (Spix, 1824)  
                                  Species Leptodactylus mystacinus (Burmeister, 1861)  
                                  Species Leptodactylus nanus Müller, 1922  
                                  Species Leptodactylus natalensis Lutz, 1930  
                                  Species Leptodactylus nesiotus Heyer, 1994  
                                  Species Leptodactylus notoaktites Heyer, 1978  
                                  Species Leptodactylus ocellatus (Linnaeus, 1758)  
                                  Species Leptodactylus ochraceus Lutz, 1930  
                                  Species Leptodactylus paraensis Heyer, 2005  
                                  Species Leptodactylus pascoensis Heyer, 1994  
                                  Species Leptodactylus pentadactylus (Laurenti, 1768)  
                                  Species Leptodactylus peritoaktites Heyer, 2005  
                                  Species Leptodactylus petersii (Steindachner, 1864)  
                                  Species Leptodactylus plaumanni Ahl, 1936  
                                  Species Leptodactylus podicipinus (Cope, 1862)  
                                  Species Leptodactylus poecilochilus (Cope, 1862)  
                                  Species Leptodactylus pustulatus (Peters, 1870)  
                                  Species Leptodactylus rhodomerus Heyer, 2005  
                                  Species Leptodactylus rhodomystax Boulenger, 1884  
                                  Species Leptodactylus rhodonotus (Günther, 1869)  
                                  Species Leptodactylus rhodostima (Cope, 1874)  
                                  Species Leptodactylus riveroi Heyer and Pyburn, 1983  
                                  Species Leptodactylus rugosus Noble, 1923  
                                  Species Leptodactylus sabanensis Heyer, 1994  
                                  Species Leptodactylus savagei Heyer, 2005  
                                  Species Leptodactylus sertanejo Giaretta and Costa, 2007  
                                  Species Leptodactylus silvanimbus McCranie, Wilson and Porras, 1980  
                                  Species Leptodactylus spixi Heyer, 1983  
                                  Species Leptodactylus stenodema Jiménez de la Espada, 1875  
                                  Species Leptodactylus syphax Bokermann, 1969  
                                  Species Leptodactylus tapiti Sazima and Bokermann, 1978  
                                  Species Leptodactylus thomei Almeida and Angulo, 2006  
                                  Species Leptodactylus troglodytes Lutz, 1926  
                                  Species Leptodactylus turimiquensis Heyer, 2005  
                                  Species Leptodactylus validus Garman, 1888  
                                  Species Leptodactylus vastus Lutz, 1930  
                                  Species Leptodactylus ventrimaculatus Boulenger, 1902  
                                  Species Leptodactylus viridis Jim and Spirandeli Cruz, 1973  
                                  Species Leptodactylus wagneri (Peters, 1862) – Whistling Frog 
       
                                GenusLeptodactylus Fitzinger, 1826 incertae sedis  
    Children with Uncertain Position:  
                                  Species Leptodactylus hallowelli (Cope, 1862)  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Roy W. McDiarmid  
  Notes: U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Division, Patuxent Wildlife Research Center   
  Reference for: Leptodactylus    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference, database (version 3)  
  Acquired: 2004   
  Notes: Frost, Darrel R. 2004. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 3.0 (22 August, 2004). Electronic Database accessible at http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amphibia/index.html. American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA   
  Reference for: Leptodactylus   
       
  Source: Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference v5.3, database (version 5.3)  
  Acquired: 2009   
  Notes: Frost, Darrel R. 2009. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 5.3 (12 February, 2009). Electronic Database accessible at http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amphibia/ American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA   
  Reference for: Leptodactylus   
       
  Source: Comisión Nacional para el Conocimiento y Uso de la Biodiversidad, database (version undefined)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: CONABIO: (http://www.conabio.gob.mx/)   
  Reference for: Leptodactylus   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Leptodactylus   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, A. L. Gardner, and W. C. Starnes  
  Publication Date: 2004   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada, draft (2004)   
  Page(s):    
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes: As-yet (2004) unpublished manuscript from 1998   
  Reference for: Leptodactylus, Thin-toed Frogs [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Banks, R. C., R. W. McDiarmid, and A. L. Gardner  
  Publication Date: 1987   
  Article/Chapter Title: Checklist of Vertebrates of the United States, the U.S. Territories, and Canada   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Resource Publication, no. 166   
  Page(s): 79   
  Publisher: United States Department of the Interior Fish and Wildlife Service   
  Publication Place: Washington, D.C., USA   
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Leptodactylus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Crother, Brian I., Jeff Boundy, Frank T. Burbrink, et al. / Moriarty, John J., ed.  
  Publication Date: 2008   
  Article/Chapter Title: Scientific and Standard English Names of Amphibians and Reptiles of North America North of Mexico, With Comments Regarding Confidence in Our Understanding, Sixth Ed.   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Herpetological Circular No. 37   
  Page(s): 1-84   
  Publisher: Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-916984-74-5   
  Notes: Available free as a PDF at http://ssarherps.org/pages/HerpCommNames.php   
  Reference for: Leptodactylus, Neotropical Grass Frogs [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Crother, Brian I., Jeff Boundy, Jonathan A. Campbell, et al. / Moriarty, John J., ed.  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title: Scientific and Standard English Names of Amphibians and Reptiles of North America North of Mexico, with Comments Regarding Confidence in Our Understanding   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Herpetological Circular, no. 29   
  Page(s): iv + 82   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-916984-54-0   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Leptodactylus, Neotropical Grass Frogs [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Crother, Brian I., Jeff Boundy, Jonathan A. Campbell, K. de Queiroz, et al. / Moriarty, John J., ed.  
  Publication Date: 2000   
  Article/Chapter Title: Scientific and Standard English Names of Amphibians and Reptiles of North America North of Mexico, with Comments Regarding Confidence in Our Understanding   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Herpetological Circular, no. 29   
  Page(s): iv + 82   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-916984-54-0   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Neotropical Grass Frogs[English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Flores-Villela, Oscar / McCoy, C. J., ed.  
  Publication Date: 1993   
  Article/Chapter Title: Herpetofauna Mexicana: Lista anotada de las especies de anfibios y reptiles de México, cambios taxonómicos recientes, y nuevas especies   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Carnegie Museum of Natural History Special Publication, no. 17   
  Page(s): iv + 73   
  Publisher: Carnegie Museum of Natural History   
  Publication Place: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA   
  ISBN/ISSN: 0-911239-42-1   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Leptodactylus   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Frost, Darrel R.  
  Publication Date: 1997   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Amphibian Species of the World, A Taxonomic and Geographic Reference. Second edition   
  Page(s):    
  Publisher: Electronic manuscript supplied by compiler   
  Publication Place: New York, New York, U.S.A.   
  ISBN/ISSN:    
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Leptodactylus   
       

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