Quilticohyla acrochorda (Campbell and Duellman, 2000)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Hylinae > Genus: Quilticohyla > Species: Quilticohyla acrochorda

Ptychohyla acrochorda Campbell and Duellman, 2000, Sci. Pap. Nat. Hist. Mus. Univ. Kansas, 16: 15. Holotype: UTA A-13197, by original designation. Type locality: "11.6 km S Valle Nacional (Puente Dañado), Sierra Juárez, Oaxaca, Mexico, 750 m (17° 43′ 12″ N, 96° 18′ 36″ W)".

Hyla acrochordaWiens, Fetzner, Parkinson, and Reeder, 2005, Syst. Biol., 54: 25, by implication.

Quilticohyla acrochorda — Faivovich, Pereyra, Luna, Hertz, Blotto, Vásquez-Almazán, McCranie, Sánchez, Baêta, Araujo-Vieira, Köhler, Kubicki, Campbell, Frost, Wheeler, and Haddad, 2018, S. Am. J. Herpetol., 13: 24. 

English Names

Warty Mountain Stream Frog (Liner and Casas-Andreu, 2008, Herpetol. Circ., 38: 21).


Known only from mesic forest at elevations of 594-900 m on the Atlantic slopes of the Sierra Juarez, Oaxaca, Mexico.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Mexico

Endemic: Mexico


Previously confused with Ptychohyla erythromma of Guerrero, Mexico, according to the original publication. See account by Duellman, 2001, Hylid Frogs Middle Am., Ed. 2: 1011-1012.

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