Gastrotheca megacephala

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Anura 

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: Amphignathodontidae
Genus: Gastrotheca
Species: Gastrotheca megacephala

NameEdit

Gastrotheca megacephala Izecksohn, Carvalho-e-Silva & Peixoto, 2009

Type locality: Lagoa do Milho, Guarapari, Espírito Santo, BRAZIL.
Etymology: The name is made in allusion to the large (mega) head (cephala).

ReferencesEdit

  • Izecksohn, E., S.P. Carvalho-e-Silva & O.L. Peixoto, 2009: Sobre Gastrotheca fissipes (Boulenger, 1888), com a descricão de uma nova espécie (Amphibia, Anura, Amphignathodontidae). Arquivos do Museu Nacional, Rio de Janeiro, 67: 81–91.