Holotype: MZUSP 141708, adult ♂.
Type locality: “"Rochedo" (15°8'43.80"S, 44°14'29.04"W, WGS84, 624 m elevation), a large limestone outcrop crossed by a road, close to Fabião I village, at Cavernas do Peruaçu National Park, Januária municipality, Minas Gerais state, Brazil.”
- Texeira Jr., M., Amaro, R.C., Recoder, R.S., Sena, M.A. & Rodrigues, M.T. 2012. A relict new species of Oreobates (Anura, Strabomantidae) from the seasonally dry tropical forests of Minas Gerais, Brazil, and its implication to the biogeography of the genus and that of South American dry forests. Zootaxa 3158: 37–52. Preview. Reference page.