Bromeliohyla Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Hylinae > Genus: Bromeliohyla
2 species

Bromeliohyla Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 99. Type species: Hyla bromeliacia Schmidt, 1933, by original designation.

English Names

Bromeliad Treefrogs (Liner and Casas-Andreu, 2008, Herpetol. Circ., 38: 8).

Distribution

Tropical southern Mexico, Belize, Guatemala, and northern Honduras.

Comment

In Hylini of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 98. Bromeliohyla is the former Hyla bromeliacea group of Duellman, 1970, Monogr. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas: 429. Pyron and Wiens, 2011, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 61: 543-583, in their study of Genbank sequences (but seemingly excluding the rhodopsin locus of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294, suggested that Bromeliohyla is imbedded phylogenetically within Ptychohyla.

Contained taxa (2 sp.):

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