Exerodonta pinorum (Taylor, 1937)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Hylinae > Genus: Exerodonta > Species: Exerodonta pinorum

Hyla pinorum Taylor, 1937, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 50: 46. Holotype: EHT-HMS 5972, by original designation, now UIMNH 25049, according to Duellman, 1977, Das Tierreich, 95: 84, and original designation. Type locality: "in pines on Mexico—Acapulco highway between kilometers 350 and 351, near a spring known as Agua del Obispo, between the towns of Rincon and Cajones", Guerrero, Mexico.

Exerodonta pinorumFaivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 101.

English Names

Pine Wood Treefrog (Liner, 1994, Herpetol. Circ., 23: 23).

Mexican Pine Woods Treefrog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 57; Liner and Casas-Andreu, 2008, Herpetol. Circ., 38: 13).

Distribution

Pacific slopes of Sierra Madre del Sur in southern Mexico from central Guerrero to southwestern and central .

Comment

In the Hyla pinorum group of Duellman, 1970, Monogr. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas: 403-408 (who provided an account), and Campbell and Duellman, 2000, Sci. Pap. Nat. Hist. Mus. Univ. Kansas, 16: 8. Removed from the synonymy of Ptychohyla leonhardschultzei by Duellman, 1970, Monogr. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas: 405, where it had been placed by Duellman, 1960, Herpetologica, 16: 191. In the Hyla miotympanum group of Duellman, 2001, Hylid Frogs Middle Am., Ed. 2: 928-929, who provided an account. In Exerodonta, but unnassigned to species group by Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 101. See illustration, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 247.

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