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Syncope (genus)

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Kingdom  Animalia
Order  Anura
Subfamily  Gastrophryninae
Higher classification  Microhylinae
Phylum  Chordata
Family  Microhylidae
Scientific name  Syncope
Rank  Genus
Lower classifications  Syncope antenori, Syncope tridactyla, Syncope carvalhoi

Syncope is a genus of microhylid frogs. Their common name is silent frogs (though species transferred from Chiasmocleis are called humming frogs). They occur in northern South America (Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, and Brazil, possibly Bolivia).

Species

There are eight species:

References

Syncope (genus) Wikipedia