Myersiohyla liliae (Kok, 2006)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Cophomantinae > Genus: Myersiohyla > Species: Myersiohyla liliae

Hypsiboas liliae Kok, 2006, Bull. Inst. R. Sci. Nat. Belqique, Biol., 76: 192. Holotype: IRSNB 1965, by original designation. Type locality: "between Boy Scout View and Johnson View on the Kaieteur Plateau (5° 10′ 51″ N, 59° 28′ 57″ W), ca. 400 m elevation, Kaieteur National Park, Potaro-Siparuni district, Guyana".

Boana liliae — Dubois, 2017, Bionomina, 11: 28. 

Myersiohyla liliae — Pinheiro, Kok, Noonan, Means, and Haddad, 2018, Zool. J. Linn. Soc., zly030, 1.]

English Names

Lili Treefrog (Kok and Kalamandeen, 2008, Intr. Taxon. Amph. Kaieteur Natl. Park: 172).


Known only from the type locality (Kaieteur National Park, Potaro-Siparuni district, Guyana, 400 m elevation).


In the Hypsiboas punctatus group according to the original publication. Kok and Kalamandeen, 2008, Intr. Taxon. Amph. Kaieteur Natl. Park: 172-173, provided an account and noted that the generic assignment of the species remains uncertain. See Cole, Townsend, Reynolds, MacCulloch, and Lathrop, 2013, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 125: 406, for brief account and records for Guyana.

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