Anodonthyla Müller, 1892

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Cophylinae > Genus: Anodonthyla
11 species

Anodonthyla Müller, 1892, Verh. Naturforsch. Ges. Basel, 10: 198. Type species: Anodonthyla boulengerii Müller, 1892, by monotypy.

AnodontohylaMocquard, 1909, Nouv. Arch. Mus. Natl. Hist. Nat. Paris, Ser. 5, 1: 74. Incorrect subsequent spelling.

English Names

Climbing Frogs (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 87).

Distribution

Madagascar.

Comment

For accounts of species see Blommers-Schlösser and Blanc, 1991, Faune de Madagascar, 75: 92-102, and Glaw and Vences, 2007, Field Guide Amph. Rept. Madagascar, Ed. 3: 140-143, provided accounts. Vences, Glaw, Köhler, and Wollenberg, 2010, Contrib. Zool., Amsterdam, 79: : 1-32, reported on cryptic species implied by mtDNA analysis. Pyron and Wiens, 2011, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 61: 543-583, in their study of Genbank sequences, suggested that Anodonthyla is the sister taxon of remaining cophylines.

Contained taxa (11 sp.):

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