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Scientific Names

Alternative Names

Brachycephalina Günther 1858
Synonym according to EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 1.1 (synonymous original name) and EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 1.1 (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 EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 1.1 (new combination or misspelling) and EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 1.1 (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 EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 1.1 (new combination or misspelling) and EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 1.1 (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.
Brachycephalinae
Synonym according to Frost Darrel R 2018 Amphibian Species of the World (new combination or misspelling)
Brachycephaloidea
Synonym according to Frost Darrel R 2018 Amphibian Species of the World (new combination or misspelling)

Common Names

English

shield toads preferred
Shield Toads
Recognized by Animal Diversity Web

Arabic

ذوات الرؤوس القصيرة

Bulgarian

късоглавови жаби

Esperanto

Braĥicefaledoj

Georgian

მოკლეთავა ბაყაყისებრნი

German

Sattelkröten

Hebrew

ברכיספליים

Hungarian

nyergesbékafélék

Japanese

コガネガエル科 preferred
Recognized by Furui 2020, Furui 2020, piaf, and admin

Kirghiz; Kyrgyz

Томолок бака сымалдуулар

Navajo; Navaho

Áhí dah oojołítah chʼał

Russian

Короткоголовые лягушки

Ukrainian

Короткоголові

De Ch

Sattelkröten
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Curated hierarchies for Brachycephalidae Günther 1858

GBIF classification

Animalia
Chordata
Amphibia
Anura

Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS) Taxonomic Hierarchy

Animalia
Bilateria
Deuterostomia
Chordata
Vertebrata
Gnathostomata
Tetrapoda
Amphibia
Anura

IUCN

Animalia
Chordata
Amphibia
Anura
Brachycephalidae (this page)