Sarcohyla ephemera (Meik, Canseco-Márquez, Smith, and Campbell, 2005)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Hylinae > Genus: Sarcohyla > Species: Sarcohyla ephemera

Hyla ephemera Meik, Canseco-Márquez, Smith, and Campbell, 2005, Zootaxa, 1046: 20. Holotype: MZFC 17049, by original designation. Type locality: "between Santa Maria Guienagati and Lachidola, 1100 m, (16.759° N 95.461° W), north slope of Cerro Las Flores, Oaxaca, Mexico".

Plectrohyla ephemeraFrost, 2006, Amph. Spec. World, vers. 4.0. Recommended combination implied by the original assignment to the "Hyla" bistincta group.

Sarcohyla ephemera — Duellman, Marion, and Hedges, 2016, Zootaxa, 4104: 18. Provisional assignment. 

English Names

Cerro Las Flores Spikethumb Frog (Liner and Casas-Andreu, 2008, Herpetol. Circ., 38: 20).

Distribution

Known only from the region of the type locality ("between Santa Maria Guienagati and Lachidola, 1100 m, north slope of Cerro Las Flores, Oaxaca, Mexico).

Comment

In the Hyla bistincta group (= Plectrohyla bistincta group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 104), according to the original publication. See map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 270.

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