Dendropsophus gaucheri (Lescure and Marty, 2000)

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

Hyla gaucheri Lescure and Marty, 2000, Collect. Patrimoines Nat., Paris, 45: 14. Holotype: MNHNP 1999.8621, by original designation. Type locality: "Sinnamary", French Guiana.

Dendropsophus gaucheriFaivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 93.

English Names

None noted.


Known from the type locality (Sinnamary, French Guiana), northeastern Suriname, and ESEC Grão-Pará South, northern Pará, Brazil. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil, French Guiana, Suriname


In the Hyla luteoocellata group according to the original publication; in the Hyla parviceps group by implication (DRF). See comment under Hyla luteoocellata. In the Dendropsophus parviceps group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 93. Avila-Pires, Hoogmoed, and Rocha, 2010, Bol. Mus. Parense Emilio Goeldi, Cienc. Nat., 5: 66, provided a record from Estação Ecológica Grão-Pará South, northern Pará, Brazil. Fouquet, Noonan, Blanc, and Orrico, 2011, Zootaxa, 3035: 59-67, provided molecular evidence that this species is in the Dendropsophus microcephalus group. See account for Suriname population by Ouboter and Jairam, 2012, Amph. Suriname: 114-117. In the Dendropsophus microcephalus 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.

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