Megastomatohyla mixe (Duellman, 1965)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Hylinae > Genus: Megastomatohyla > Species: Megastomatohyla mixe

Hyla mixe Duellman, 1965, Herpetologica, 21: 32. Holotype: KU 87110, by original designation. Type locality: "a stream 4.2 kilometers by road south of Campamento Vista Hermosa, (near latitude 17° 50′ N and longitude 96° 20′ W), at an elevation of 1,800 meters on the northern slope of Sierra de Juárez, Distrito de Ixtlán, Oaxaca, México".

Megastomatohyla mixeFaivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 104.

English Names

Mixe Treefrog (Liner, 1994, Herpetol. Circ., 23: 23; Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 56; Liner and Casas-Andreu, 2008, Herpetol. Circ., 38: 17).


Elevations of 1590-1800 m in the Sierra Juárez and Sierra Madre del Sur in Oaxaca, Mexico.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Mexico

Endemic: Mexico


See Duellman, 1970, Monogr. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas: 425-427. See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 262.

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