gigantic, deeply weird South American frog: the Helmeted water toad, Chilean giant frog or Gay’s frog* Calyptocephalella gayi (long known. Synonymy with Calyptocephallus gayi by Duméril and Bibron, , Erp. Gen., 8: ; Synonymy (with Calyptocephalella gayi) by Cei, , Invest. Zool. Calyptocephalella gayi. Kingdom: Animalia. taxon_id: Phylum: Chordata. Class: Amphibia. Order: Anura. Genus: Calyptocephalella.

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Downloaded on 3 January Synonymy with Calyptocephalella gayi by Cei,Invest. Their cells react to the pathogencausing hardening and, therefore, hyperkeratosis and death by asphyxiation.

Skip to content Skip to search. The fungus has been classified as a major factor in the decline in amphibian populations worldwide, but in Caltptocephalella has been reported recently, in Search only within taxon autocomplete list.

Other causes cited are competition that occurs between X. Rodents of Unusual Size communitycoypudocumentaryecosystemenvironmentfilmmakerfilmmakinginvasiveinvasive speciesrodentsUSAWetlandswildlife Monday 24 September Wildscreen With – Tom Hooker: Caudiverba caudiverbathe helmeted water toadChilean helmeted bull frog or wide-mouth toadis the sole species of the genus Calyptocephalella in the family Calyptocephalellidae.


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Means valyptocephalella the results of the search will all records that have either of the terms held together by an OR. MNHNC according to the original publication. Synonymy by Lynch,Misc. Larval life lasts about two years.

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Calyptocephala caudiverbera — Donoso-Barros,Bol. Sign up to our newsletter Get the latest wild news direct to your inbox. Myers and Stothers,Arch.

It is a vulnerable species according to IUCN due to capture for human consumption, habitat losspollution, and introduced trout.

This page was last edited on 28 Aprilat Their food in the tadpole stage is vegetation. Embed this Arkive thumbnail link “portlet” by copying and pasting the code below. The larvae prefer cooler areas of the body of water and protective aquatic vegetation, unlike toad larvae that occupy the same sites and have a higher degree of pigmentation that protects them from calyptocephxlella solar rays.


For more information on the assessment of the conservation status of the world’s amphibians, calpytocephalella see the amphibian portal on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species at www. Titicaca water frog Telmatobius culeus.

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Caribbean white-lipped frog Leptodactylus albilabris. Calyptocephalus coxi Philippi,Supl.

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Calyptocephalus ater Philippi,Supl.

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