Hyloscirtus charazani (Vellard, 1970)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Cophomantinae > Genus: Hyloscirtus > Species: Hyloscirtus charazani

Hyla charazani Vellard, 1970, Rev. Mus. Argent. Cienc. Nat. Bernardino Rivadavia, Cienc. Zool., 10: 16. Holotype: MACN, by original designation. Type locality: "Charazani, [Departamento La Paz,] Bolivia".

Hyloscirtus charazaniFaivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 84; Rojas-Runjaic, Infante-Rivero, Salerno, and Meza-Joya, 2018, Zootaxa, 4382: 121. 

Boana charazaniWiens, Fetzner, Parkinson, and Reeder, 2005, Syst. Biol., 54: 743, by implication.

Colomascirtus charazani — Duellman, Marion, and Hedges, 2016, Zootaxa, 4104: 30. 

English Names

Charazani Treefrog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 54).


Provincia Bautista Saavedra in cloud forest in the Departamento La Paz, Bolivia, 2700-3200 m elevation.


In the Hyla albopunctata group according to the original publication. Very similar to Hyla armata according to De la Riva, Köhler, Lötters, and Reichle, 2000, Rev. Esp. Herpetol., 14: 32. In the Hyloscirtus armatus group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 84. Lötters, Reichle, Faivovich, and Bain, 2005, Stud. Neotrop. Fauna Environ., 40: 182, provided the Bautista Savedra record. See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 249. In Hyloscirtus species group B of Sánchez, 2010, Copeia, 2010: 351-363.

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