Stefania marahuaquensis (Rivero, 1961)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hemiphractidae > Subfamily: Hemiphractinae > Genus: Stefania > Species: Stefania marahuaquensis

Hyla marahuaquensis Rivero, 1961, Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool., 126: 118. Holotype: MCZ 28566, by original designation. Type locality: "Caño Cajú, Mt. Marahuaca, Territorio Amazonas", Venezuela.

Stefania marahuaquensisRivero, 1970, Bol. Soc. Venezol. Cienc. Nat., 28: 465. Rivero, 1972 "1971", Caribb. J. Sci., 11: 187.

English Names

Marahuaca Treefrog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 65).


Cerro Duida and Cerro Marahuaca, southern Venezuela.


In the Stefania evansi group. See account by Señaris, Ayarzagüena, and Gorzula, 1997 "1996", Publ. Asoc. Amigos Doñana, 7: 1-57.

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