Dendropsophus werneri (Cochran, 1952)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Dendropsophinae > Genus: Dendropsophus > Species: Dendropsophus werneri

Hyla pygmaea Werner, 1894, Zool. Anz., 17: 411. Types: presumably NHMW, though not mentioned in recent type lists and presumed lost. Type locality: "Blumenau, Prov. Sta. Catharina Brasilien". Junior secondary homonym of Hyperolius pygmaea Meyer, 1875.

Hyla pigmaeaMiranda-Ribeiro, 1926, Arq. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, 27: 83. Incorrect subsequent spelling.

Hyla werneri Cochran, 1952, J. Washington Acad. Sci., 42: 50. Replacement name for Hyla pygmaea Werner, 1894.

Hyla goughi baileyi Cochran, 1953, Herpetologica, 8: 114. Holotype: UMMZ 106737, by original designation. Type locality: "Fazenda Poco [= Poço] Grande, 8 Km. north of Juquiá, São Paulo", Brazil. Synonymy by Lutz, 1973, Brazil. Spec. Hyla: 216; Pombal and Bastos, 1998, Bol. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, N.S., Zool., 390: 1-4.

Hyla baileyiBokermann, 1966, Lista Anot. Local. Tipo Anf. Brasil.: 45.

Hyla misera werneriLutz, 1973, Brazil. Spec. Hyla: 216.

Hyla microcephala werneriDuellman, 1974, Occas. Pap. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas, 27: 8.

Hyla werneriPombal and Bastos, 1998, Bol. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, N.S., Zool., 390: 1-4.

Dendropsophus werneriFaivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 92.

English Names

Bailey's Treefrog (Hyla baileyi [no longer recognized]: Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 54)

Distribution

Southern Brazil.

Comment

In the Hyla microcephala group according to Pombal and Bastos, 1998, Bol. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, N.S., Zool., 390: 1-13. In the Dendropsophus microcephalus group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 91-92.

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