Pyxicephalinae

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: Pyxicephalidae
Subfamilia: Pyxicephalinae
Genera: Aubria – Pyxicephalus

NameEdit

Pyxicephalinae Bonaparte, 1850

Type genus: Pyxicephalus Tschudi, 1838

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • Bonaparte, 1850, Conspect. Syst. Herpetol. Amph.: 1 p.
  • Dubois, 1992, Bull. Mens. Soc. Linn. Lyon, 61: 317
  • Frost, Grant, Faivovich, Bain, Haas, Haddad, de Sá, Channing, Wilkinson, Donnellan, Raxworthy, Campbell, Blotto, Moler, Drewes, Nussbaum, Lynch, Green, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 297: 240
  • Amphibian Species of the World 5.1 Pyxicephalinae access date 27 June 2008

Note:Edit

Formerly part of the familia Ranidae.

Vernacular namesEdit

English: African Bullfrogs