Agalychnis annae (Duellman, 1963)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Phyllomedusidae > Genus: Agalychnis > Species: Agalychnis annae

Phyllomedusa annae Duellman, 1963, Rev. Biol. Tropical, 11: 1. Holotype: KU 64020, by original designation. Type locality: "Tapantí, [Cantón de Paraíso,] Cartago Province, Costa Rica, 1200 meters". Savage, 1974, Rev. Biol. Tropical, 22: 109, commented on the type locality.

Agalychnis annaeDuellman, 1968, Univ. Kansas Publ. Mus. Nat. Hist., 18: 4.

English Names

Orange-eyed Tree Frog (Ananjeva, Borkin, Darevsky, and Orlov, 1988, Dict. Amph. Rept. Five Languages: 52).

Blue-sided Leaf Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 51).


Northern Cordillera de Talamanca, Cordillera de Tilarán and Cordillera Central of Costa Rica, 780–1650 m elevation.


See brief account by Savage and Heyer, 1969, Rev. Biol. Tropical, 16: 49–50, and account by Duellman, 1970, Monogr. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas: 117–120, and note by Duellman, 2001, Hylid Frogs Middle Am., Ed. 2: 840. See account by Savage, 2002, Amph. Rept. Costa Rica: 278–279. See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 238. In the Agalychis callidryas group of Faivovich, Haddad, Baêta, Jungfer, Álvares, Brandão, Sheil, Barrientos, Barrio-Amorós, Cruz, and Wheeler, 2010, Cladistics, 26: 259. Köhler, 2011, Amph. Cent. Am.: 198–201, provided a key to the species of Central America and provided a map and photograph of the species, including this one.

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