Dendropsophus bogerti (Cochran and Goin, 1970)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Hylinae > Genus: Dendropsophus > Species: Dendropsophus bogerti

Hyla bogerti Cochran and Goin, 1970, Bull. U.S. Natl. Mus., 288: 261. Holotype: USNM 118731, by original designation. Type locality: "Medellín, [Department of] Antioquia, Colombia".

Hyla charlesbogerti Goin, 1970, Copeia, 1970: 788. Substitute name for Hyla bogerti Cochran and Goin, 1970.

Dendropsophus bogertiFaivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 90.

English Names

None noted.


Northern part of the western flank of the Central Andes in Antioquia and Caldas, and on the western flank of the Western Andes in the eastern Chocó, of Colombia.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Colombia

Endemic: Colombia


In the Dendropsophous columbianus group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 90. Removed from the synonymy of Hyla carnifex by Kaplan, 1997, J. Herpetol., 31: 536-541, where it had been placed by Duellman, 1974, Occas. Pap. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas, 27: 7. Palacios-Rodríguez, Rengifo-Mosquera, and Echavarría-Renteria, 2013, Rev. Biodivers. Neotrop., 3: 127–130, provided a record from Chocó, Colombia, and discussed the range. Palacio Baena, Muñoz Escobar, Gallo Delgado, and Rivera-Correa, 2006, Anfibios y Reptiles del Valle de Aburrá: 66–68, provided a brief account and photograph. Rojas-Morales and Marín-Martínez, 2019, J. Threatened Taxa, 11: 13261–13277, discussed habitat preference and natural history in Parque Nacional Natural Los Nevados, Caldas, Colombia. In the Dendropsophus columbianus group of 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. Cruz-Rodríguez, Lynch, Cárdenas, and Caicedo-Portilla, 2021, Zootaxa, 4965: 265–266, noted that seven of the paratypes formerly in the MLS are now lost, but pictured the remaining paratype.   

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