Dendropsophus garagoensis (Kaplan, 1991)

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

Hyla garagoensis Kaplan, 1991, J. Herpetol., 25: 313. Holotype: ICN 17781, by original designation. Type locality: "Finca el Vergel, 38 km (by road) NE Garagoa on road to Miraflores, Vereda el Tunjito, Municipio de Miraflores, Departamento de Boyacá, Colombia, 2020 m".

Dendropsophus garagoensisFaivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 91.

English Names

Garagoa Treefrog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 55).

Distribution

Eastern slope of the Cordillera Oriental in Boyacá, Colombia, 2000-2020 m elevation.

Comment

Similar to members of the Hyla columbiana group, but phylogenetically in a polytomy with the Hyla marmorata group and the group composed of the Hyla parviceps, Hyla leucophyllata, and Hyla microcephala groups, according to the original publication. In the Hyla garagoensis group according to Kaplan and Ruiz-Carranza, 1997, J. Herpetol., 31: 230-244. In the Hyla garagoensis group according to Duellman, De la Riva, and Wild, 1997, Sci. Pap. Nat. Hist. Mus. Univ. Kansas, 3: 32. In the Dendropsophus garagoensis group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 90-91.

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