Sarcohyla siopela (Duellman, 1968)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Hylinae > Genus: Sarcohyla > Species: Sarcohyla siopela

Hyla siopela Duellman, 1968, Univ. Kansas Publ. Mus. Nat. Hist., 17: 570. Holotype: KU 100981, by original designation. Type locality: "a small stream on west slope of Cofre de Perote, Veracruz, México, elevation 2500-2550 meters".

Plectrohyla siopelaFaivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 105.

Sarcohyla siopela — Duellman, Marion, and Hedges, 2016, Zootaxa, 4104: 18.

English Names

Voiceless Treefrog (Liner, 1994, Herpetol. Circ., 23: 23; Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 58).

Mute Treefrog (Liner and Casas-Andreu, 2008, Herpetol. Circ., 38: 20).

Distribution

West slope of Cofre de Perote (Veracruz) and in the Sierra Madre Oriental of eastern Mexico (Oaxaca and Veracruz), at elevations of 2500–2550 m.

Comment

See Duellman, 1970, Monogr. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas: 475-477, and Duellman, 2001, Hylid Frogs Middle Am., Ed. 2: 979. In the Plectrohyla bistincta group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 105. See illustration, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 275.

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