Dendropsophus sartori (Smith, 1951)

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

Hyla microcephala sartori Smith, 1951, Herpetologica, 7: 186. Holotype: UIMNH 20934, by original designation. Type locality: "1 mi. N Organos, S of El Treinte, Guerrero", Mexico, 1968, m.

Hyla sartoriSavage, 1966, Copeia, 1966: 752; Duellman and Fouquette, 1968, Univ. Kansas Publ. Mus. Nat. Hist., 17: 538.

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

English Names

Taylor's Yellow Treefrog (Liner, 1994, Herpetol. Circ., 23: 23; Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 58; Liner and Casas-Andreu, 2008, Herpetol. Circ., 38: 11).


Pacific slopes of southwestern Mexico (Jalisco to Oaxaca).

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Mexico

Endemic: Mexico


See Duellman, 1970, Monogr. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas: 223-226. In the Dendropsophus microcephalus group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 91-92. Reyes-Velasco, Hermosillo-López, Grünwald, and Avila-López, 2009, Herpetol. Rev., 40: 117-120, provided a record for Colima, Mexico.. García-Padilla and Mata-Silva, 2014, Herpetol. Rev., 45: 468, provided a record for the Municipality of San Sebastián Ixcapa Juquila, Oaxaca, Mexico, and briefly discussed the documented range in that state. 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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