Bokermannohyla martinsi (Bokermann, 1964)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Hylinae > Genus: Bokermannohyla > Species: Bokermannohyla martinsi

Hyla martinsi Bokermann, 1964, Neotropica, 10: 67. Holotype: WCAB 14759, by original designation; now in MZUSP. Type locality: "región del Colegio de Caraça, Serra do Caraça, Santa Barbara, Minas Gerais, Brasil".

Bokermannohyla martinsiFaivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 83.

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

English Names

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


Mountains of central Minas Gerais, Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In the Hyla martinsi group. Transferred into the Hyla circumdata group by Caramaschi and Feio, 1990, Copeia, 1990: 542–546. Included in the Hyla circumdata group by Caramaschi, Napoli, and Bernardes, 2001, Bol. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, N.S., Zool., 457: 1–11. In the Bokermannohyla martinsi group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 83. Canelas and Bertoluci, 2007, Iheringia, Zool., 97: 21–26, provided a record for the Serra do Caraça, southern end of the Serra do Espinhaço, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Leite and Eterovick, 2010, J. Herpetol., 44: 431–440, reported on larval morphology. Pinheiro, Taucce, Leite, and Garcia, 2014, Zootaxa, 3815: 147–150, reported on the advertisement call. Magalhães, Lacerda, Reis, Garcia, and Pinheiro, 2018, S. Am. J. Herpetol., 13: 202–209, reported on sexual dimorphism and male-male combat. Pezzuti, Leite, Rossa-Feres, and Garcia, 2021, S. Am. J. Herpetol., 22 (Special Issue): 1–109, described and discussed larval morphology and natural history.

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