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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Brachycephalidae Günther 1858
Reference taxon from Frost, Darrel R. 2018. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0. Electronic Database accessible at http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amphibia/index.html. American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA.
Brachycephalidae Günther 1858

Alternative Names

Brachycephalina Günther 1858
Synonym according to {resource_name} (synonymous original name) and {resource_name} (synonymous original name)
Reference taxon from Frost, Darrel R. 2018. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0. Electronic Database accessible at http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amphibia/index.html. American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA.
Brachycephalinae Noble 1931
Synonym according to {resource_name} (new combination or misspelling) and {resource_name} (new combination or misspelling)
Reference taxon from Frost, Darrel R. 2018. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0. Electronic Database accessible at http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amphibia/index.html. American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA.
Brachycephaloidea Padial, Grant & Frost 2014
Synonym according to {resource_name} (new combination or misspelling) and {resource_name} (new combination or misspelling)
Reference taxon from Frost, Darrel R. 2018. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.0. Electronic Database accessible at http://research.amnh.org/herpetology/amphibia/index.html. American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA.
Brachycephalidae
Brachycephalinae
Synonym according to {resource_name} (new combination or misspelling)
Brachycephaloidea
Synonym according to {resource_name} (new combination or misspelling)

Common Names

English

Shield Toads
Recognized by Animal Diversity Web
shield toads preferred

Japanese

コガネガエル科 preferred
Recognized by piaf and admin

Curated hierarchies for Brachycephalidae Günther 1858

GBIF classification

Animalia
Chordata
Amphibia

Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS) Taxonomic Hierarchy

Animalia
Bilateria
Deuterostomia
Chordata
Vertebrata
Gnathostomata
Tetrapoda
Amphibia
Anura

IUCN

Animalia
Chordata
Amphibia
Anura
Brachycephalidae (this page)