Myersiohyla aromatica (Ayarzagüena and Señaris, 1994)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Hylinae > Genus: Myersiohyla > Species: Myersiohyla aromatica

Hyla aromatica Ayarzagüena and Señaris, 1994 "1993", Mem. Soc. Cienc. Nat. La Salle, 53: 129. Holotype: MHNLS 12510, by original designation. Type locality: "Cumbre del Tepuy Huachamacari, Estado Amazonas, Venezuela. (03° 50′ N - 65° 45′ O) 1 700 m s.n.m."

Myersiohyla aromaticaFaivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 89.

English Names

None noted.


Endemic to Tepuy Huachamacari, Estado Amazonas, Venezuela, 1700 m elevation.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Venezuela

Endemic: Venezuela


In the Hyla aromatica group according to the original publication (now included in Myersiohyla). See Ayarzagüena and Señaris, 1994 "1993", Mem. Soc. Cienc. Nat. La Salle, 53: 127-146. See Barrio-Amorós, Rojas-Runjaic, and Señaris, 2019, Amph. Rept. Conserv., 13 (1: e180): 72, for comments on range, systematics, and literature. Señaris and Rojas-Runjaic, 2020, in Rull and Carnaval (eds.), Neotrop. Divers. Patterns Process.: 571–632, commented on range and conservation status in the Venezuelan Guayana.

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