Craugastoridae

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Craugastoridae
Craugastor fitzingeri.jpg
Craugastor fitzingeri
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Subclass: Lissamphibia
Order: Anura
Suborder: Neobatrachia
Family: Craugastoridae
Hedges, Duellman & Heinicke, 2008
Genera

Craugastor Cope, 1862
Haddadus Hedges, Duellman & Heinicke, 2008

Craugastoridae is a family of frogs. There are 2 genera: Craugastor and Haddadus.

The genus Craugastor has 112 species. They can be found in the southwestern United States, Mexico, Central America up to northwestern South America. The genus Haddadus has 2 species. They are only found in south-eastern Brazil.[1][2]

References[change | change source]

  1. Hedges, S. B., Duellman, W. E., and Heinicke, M. P (2008). "New World direct-developing frogs (Anura: Terrarana): Molecular phylogeny, classification, biogeography, and conservation". Zootaxa (1737): 1–182. http://evo.bio.psu.edu/hedgeslab/Publications/PDF-files/196.pdf. 
  2. "Craugastoridae. in: AmphibiaWeb - Information on Amphibian Biology and Conservation". University of California, Berkeley, CA. Retrieved 2010-07-13.