Dryophytes arboricola (Taylor, 1941)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Hylinae > Genus: Dryophytes > Species: Dryophytes arboricola

Hyla arboricola Taylor, 1941, Univ. Kansas Sci. Bull., 27: 118. Holotype: EHT-HMS 24556, by original designation; now FMNH 100131, according to Marx, 1976, Fieldiana, Zool., 69: 50. Type locality: "at an elevation of about 7,000 feet about six miles east of Omilteme, G[uerre]ro.", Mexico.

Hyla (Dryophytes) arboricola — Fouquette and Dubois, 2014, Checklist N.A. Amph. Rept.: 331, by implication. 

Dryophytes arboricola — Duellman, Marion, and Hedges, 2016, Zootaxa, 4104: 23. Provisional generic assignment. 

English Names

Arboreal Treefrog (Liner and Casas-Andreu, 2008, Herpetol. Circ., 38: 14).

Distribution

Higher elevations of the Sierra Madre del Sur in the state of Guerrero, Mexico.

Comment

Removed from the synonymy of Hyla eximia by Eliosa León, 2002, Bol. Soc. Herpetol. Mexicana, 10: 59-60, where it had been placed by Duellman, 1970, Monogr. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas: 499. In the Hyla eximia group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 102.

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