Dendropsophus amicorum (Mijares-Urrutia, 1998)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Dendropsophinae > Genus: Dendropsophus > Species: Dendropsophus amicorum

Hyla amicorum Mijares-Urrutia, 1998, Rev. Brasil. Biol., 58: 661. Holotype: USNM 216677, by original designation. Type locality: "Cerro Socopo, 84.0 km al NO de Carora, estado Falcón, Venezuela (10° 28′ N, 70° 48′ O)".

Dendropsophus amicorumFaivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 93.

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Known only from the type locality: Cerro Socopo, state of Falcón, Venezuela, 1250 m elevation.

Comment

Possibly related to either the Hyla microcephala or Hyla minuta group according to the original publication. In Dendropsophus, but unnassigned to species group according to Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 93. See map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 241.

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