Cophomantinae Hoffman, 1878
Cophomantina Hoffmann, 1878, in Bronn (ed.), Die Klassen und Ordnungen des Thier-Reichs, 6(2): 614. Type genus: Cophomantis Peters, 1870.
Cophomantinae — Duellman, Marion, and Hedges, 2016, Zootaxa, 4104: 29.
Tropical and subtropical South America northward from Bolivia, Uruguay and northern Argentina to Nicaragua, and the Islands of Tobago and Trinidad.
Elevated to subfamily from tribal status under Hylinae by Duellman, Marion, and Hedges, 2016, Zootaxa, 4104: 29. It had been placed in the synonymy of Hylinae by implication of synonymy of Cophomantis with Hyla by Peters, 1873 "1872", Monatsber. Preuss. Akad. Wiss. Berlin, 1872: 772, and by Boulenger, 1882, Cat. Batr. Sal. Coll. Brit. Mus., Ed. 2: 337. See comments under Hylidae and Hylinae for access to relevant literature.
Contained taxa (182 sp.):
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