Dendropsophus rhodopeplus (Günther, 1858)

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

Hyla rhodopepla Günther, 1858, Arch. Naturgesch., 24: 328. Holotype: BMNH 1947.2.23.53 (formerly 58.7.25.30) according to Condit, 1964, J. Ohio Herpetol. Soc., 4: 94. Type locality: "Anden von Ecuador".

Hyla rhodopeplaBoulenger, 1882, Cat. Batr. Sal. Coll. Brit. Mus., Ed. 2: 389.

Hyla aluminiata Andersson, 1906, Ark. Zool., 3(12): 16. Syntypes: NHRM 1953-56 (5 specimens; San Fermin), 1357-59 (3 specimens; Chaquimaya), according to Duellman, 1977, Das Tierreich, 95: 93. Type locality: "San Fermin, [Departamento La Paz,] Bolivia", and "Chaquimayo, [Departamento Puno,] Peru". Synonymy by Duellman, 1972, Herpetologica, 28: 369.

Hyla rufopunctata Andersson, 1906, Ark. Zool., 3(12): 18. Holotype: NHRM 1960, according to Duellman, 1977, Das Tierreich, 95: 94. Type locality: "Lagunillas, [Departamento La Paz,] Bolivia". Synonymy by Duellman, 1972, Herpetologica, 28: 369.

Hyla albida Melin, 1941, Göteborgs K. Vetensk. Vitterh. Samh. Handl., Ser. B, 1: 27. Syntypes: NHMG 471 (2 specimens). Type locality: "Roque, [Departamento San Martín,] Peru". Synonymy by Duellman, 1972, Herpetologica, 28: 369.

Dendropsophus rhodopeplusFaivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 92.

English Names

Red-skirted Treefrog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 57).

Distribution

Upper Amazon Basin from southern Colombia through Ecuador, Peru, and adjacent Brazil to Bolivia.

Comment

See Duellman, 1972, Herpetologica, 28: 369-375, for account. In the Dendropsophus microcephalus group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 91-92.

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