Dendropsophinae Fitzinger, 1843

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Dendropsophinae
112 species

Dendropsophi Fitzinger, 1843, Syst. Rept.: 31. Type genus: Dendropsophus Fitzinger, 1843. 

Dendropsophini — Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 90.

DendropsophinaeDuellman, Marion, and Hedges, 2016, Zootaxa, 4104: 24. 

English Names

None noted. 


Tropical southern Mexico through Central America and tropical and subtropical South America, including Trinidad, southward to northern Argentina and Uruguay.


Removed from the synonymy of Hylinae by Duellman, Marion, and Hedges, 2016, Zootaxa, 4104: 24, where it had been placed by implication of Kellogg, 1932, Bull. U.S. Natl. Mus., 160: 148. Orrico, Grant, Faivovich, Rivera-Correa, Rada, Lyra, Cassini, Valdujo, Schargel, Machado, Wheeler, Barrio-Amorós, Loebmann, Moravec, Zina, Solé, Sturaro, Peloso, Suárez, and Haddad, 2021, Cladistics, 37: 73–105, reported on the molecular phylogenetics and systematics of the group. 

Contained taxa (112 sp.):

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