Boana marianitae (Carrizo, 1992)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Hylinae > Genus: Boana > Species: Boana marianitae

Hyla marianitae Carrizo, 1992, Cuad. Herpetol., 7: 18. Holotype: MACN 32330, by original designation. Type locality: "Salta, Dto. Orán, Río Pescado y Sa. de las Pavas, extremo SO. Parque Nacional Baritú", Argentina.

Hypsiboas marianitaeFaivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 88.

Boana marianitae — Dubois, 2017, Bionomina, 11: 28. 

English Names

Salta Treefrog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 56).


Cloud-forest at elevations of 700-2650 m on the eastern slopes of the Andes and Andean precordilleras from central Bolivia to the departments of Oran and Salta, Salta Province, northern Argentina.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Argentina, Bolivia


In the Hyla pulchella group according to Duellman, De la Riva, and Wild, 1997, Sci. Pap. Nat. Hist. Mus. Univ. Kansas, 3: 1-41, who provided an account. In the Hyla pulchella group of Faivovich, Garcia, Ananias, Lanari, Basso, and Wheeler, 2004, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 32: 938-950. De la Riva, Köhler, Lötters, and Reichle, 2000, Rev. Esp. Herpetol., 14: 33, noted some identification errors in the literature. Köhler, 2000, Bonn. Zool. Monogr., 48: 100-101, provided a brief account. In the Hypsiboas pulchellus group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 87-88.

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