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Proceratophrys boiei

(Proceratophrys boiei)

Description

Proceratophrys boiei is a species of frog in the Odontophrynidae family. It is endemic to eastern and southeastern Brazil. This common frogs is found in primary and secondary forest, on the forest edge, and in degraded areas near forest. This species is present in illegal pet trade. Its habitat is subject to loss caused by agriculture, wood plantations, livestock grazing, clear-cutting, human settlement and tourism.

Taxonomic tree:

Domain:
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum:
Class: Amphibia
Order:Anura
Family:Odontophrynidae
Genus:Proceratophrys
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