Dendropsophus joannae (Köhler and Lötters, 2001)

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

Hyla joannae Köhler and Lötters, 2001, Stud. Neotrop. Fauna Environ., 36: 106. Holotype: CBF 3323, by original designation. Type locality: "Cobija (11° 00′ 45″ S, 68° 45′ 27″ W), 250 m above sea level, provincia Nicolas Suarez, Departamento Pando, Bolivia".

Dendropsophus joannaeFaivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 92.

English Names

None noted.


Known from the type locality (Cobija, 11° 00′ 45″ S, 68° 45′ 27″ W, 250 m above sea level, Provincia Nicolas Suarez, Departamento Pando, Bolivia), Tampopata, Madre de Dios, Peru, and throughout the state of Acre, Brazil, to Peru (Loreto) and the Bolivian border as well as the state boundary with Amazonas, Brazil. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Bolivia, Brazil, Peru


In the Hyla microcephala group by implication in the original publication. In the Dendropsophus microcephalus group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 91-92. Barrio-Amorós and Neira, 2004, Herpetol. Rev., 35: 404, provided a record for Tampopata, Madre de Dios, Peru. Melo-Sampaio and Souza, 2015, Check List, 11 (Art. 1681): 1–7, provided a number of new records throughout the state of Acre, Brazil, from the Peruian and Bolivian borders to the state border of Amazonas, Brazil. 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. Gagliardi-Urrutia, García Dávila, Jaramillo-Martinez, Rojas-Padilla, Rios-Alva, Aguilar-Manihuari, Pérez-Peña, Castroviejo-Fisher, Simões, Estivals, Guillen Huaman, Castro Ruiz, Angulo Chávez, Mariac, Duponchelle, and Renno, 2022, Anf. Loreto: 100–101, provided a brief account, photograph, dot map, and genetic barcode for Loreto, Peru. 

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