Dendropsophus tritaeniatus (Bokermann, 1965)

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

Hyla tritaeniata Bokermann, 1965, Rev. Brasil. Biol., 25: 259. Holotype: WCAB 16211, by original designation; now MZUSP Type locality: "São Vicente, Cuiabá, Mato Grosso, Brasil".

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

English Names

Three-banded Treefrog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 58).


Southern Mato Grosso, Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Bolivia, Brazil


 Napoli and Caramaschi, 1999, Bol. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, N.S., Zool., 407: 1-11, suggested that this binominal covers more than one species (see Dendropsophus rozenmani for one of these). Köhler, 2000, Bonn. Zool. Monogr., 48: 60, noted that the a record of Dendropsophus walfordi for Bolivia was based on a specimen of Hyla tritaeniata. In the Dendropsophus microcephalus group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 91-92. Brusquetti and Lavilla, 2006, Cuad. Herpetol., 20: 28, suggested that this species likely occurs in Paraguay. Teixeira, Giaretta, and Pansonato, 2013, Zootaxa, 3669: 189-192, reported on the advertisement call. Jansen, Santana, Teixeira, and Köhler, 2019, Vert. Zool., Senckenberg, 69: 237, described the advertisement call. 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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