Scinax kennedyi (Pyburn, 1973)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Scinaxinae > Genus: Scinax > Species: Scinax kennedyi

Hyla kennedyi Pyburn, 1973, J. Herpetol., 7: 297. Holotype: UTA A-3697, by original designation. Type locality: "ca. 110 mi. ESE Puerto Gaitán, Departamento de Meta, Colombia . . . . from the base of a tall grass clump at the edge of a recently filled pond in grassland".

Ololygon kennedyiFouquette and Delahoussaye, 1977, J. Herpetol., 11: 392.

Scinax kennedyiDuellman and Wiens, 1992, Occas. Pap. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas, 151: 22.

English Names

Kennedy's Snouted Treefrog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 64).

Distribution

Llanos of eastern Colombia and adjacent Amazonas (Puerto Ayacucho), Venezuela.

Comment

In the Scinax ruber clade, Scinax rostratus group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 96-97. Barrio-Amorós, 1999 "1998", Acta Biol. Venezuelica, 18: 36, provided the Venezuelan locality.

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