Dendropsophus schubarti (Bokermann, 1963)

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

Hyla schubarti Bokermann, 1963, Rev. Brasil. Biol., 23: 249. Holotype: WCAB 7848, by original designation; now MZUSP. Type locality: "Rondônia, Território [now Estado] de Rondônia", Brazil.

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

English Names

Schubart's Rondonia Treefrog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 58).


West Brazilian, north Bolivian, and southeastern Peruvian Amazonia.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Bolivia, Brazil, Peru


Reported from southeastern Peru by Duellman and Salas, 1991, Occas. Pap. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas, 143: 1-13. Similar to Hyla leucophyllata according to the original publication. In the Hyla parviceps group according to Duellman, 2001, Hylid Frogs Middle Am., Ed. 2: 859. Duellman, 2005, Cusco Amazonico: 225–226, provided an account (adult and larval morphology, description of the call, life history). In the Dendropsophus parviceps group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 93. Fouquet, Noonan, Blanc, and Orrico, 2011, Zootaxa, 3035: 59-67, found this species to be distantly related to the Dendropsophus parviceps group sensu stricto, and the sister taxon of the Dendropsophus marmoratus group. See brief account for the Manu region, Peru, by Villacampa-Ortega, Serrano-Rojas, and Whitworth, 2017, Amph. Manu Learning Cent.: 148–149. In the Dendropsophus leucophyllatus 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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