Hyloscirtus alytolylax (Duellman, 1972)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Cophomantinae > Genus: Hyloscirtus > Species: Hyloscirtus alytolylax

Hyla alytolylax Duellman, 1972, Occas. Pap. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas, 11: 15. Holotype: KU 111903, by original designation. Type locality: "Tandapi, Provincia Pichincha, Ecuador, 1460 m".

Hyloscirtus alytolylaxFaivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 84.

Boana alytolylaxWiens, Fetzner, Parkinson, and Reeder, 2005, Syst. Biol., 54: 743, by implication.

English Names

Tadapi Treefrog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 54).

Babbling Torrenteer (Arteaga-Navarro, Bustamante, and Guayasamin, 2013, Amph. Rept. Mindo: 106). 

Distribution

Pacific slopes of Andes in southern Colombia (Nariño and Cauca departments, 500-2159 m elevation) and Ecuador.

Comment

In the Hyloscirtus bogotensis group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 84. See statement of geographic range, habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 616. In Hyloscirtus species group B of Sánchez, 2010, Copeia, 2010: 351-363. Arteaga-Navarro, Bustamante, and Guayasamin, 2013, Amph. Rept. Mindo: 106–107, provided an account and dot map for Ecuador. 

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