Sarcohyla cyclada (Campbell and Duellman, 2000)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Hylinae > Genus: Sarcohyla > Species: Sarcohyla cyclada

Hyla cyclada Campbell and Duellman, 2000, Sci. Pap. Nat. Hist. Mus. Univ. Kansas, 16: 8. Holotype: KU 71216, by original designation. Type locality: "Arroyo Buena Vista, 6.5 km (by road) S. Vista Hermosa (17° 37′ 12″ N, 96° 22′ 48″ W, 1625 m), Oaxaca, Mexico".

Plectrohyla cycladaFaivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 105.

Sarcohyla cyclada — Duellman, Marion, and Hedges, 2016, Zootaxa, 4104: 18. 

English Names

Tan-edged Treefrog (Liner and Casas-Andreu, 2008, Herpetol. Circ., 38: 19).


Cloud forest at elevations between 1600-2180 m on the northern versant of the Sierra Juarez; also from pine-oak forest at elevations of 2370 and 2670 m near the crest of the Sierra Juarez, and from cloud forest and oak-madroño forest at elevations of 2121-2568 m in the Sierra Mixes, Oaxaca, Mexico.


In the Hyla miotympanum group according to the original publication. Confused with Hyla arborescandens prior to its description. See account by Duellman, 2001, Hylid Frogs Middle Am., Ed. 2: 922-924. In the Plectrohyla bistincta group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 105. Urbina-Cardona and Loyola, 2008, Tropical Conserv. Sci., 1: 417–445, modeled the distribution. 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: 270. Caviedes-Solis, Vázquez-Vega, Solano-Zavaleta, Pérez-Ramos, Rovito, Devitt, Heimes, Flores-Villela, Campbell, and Nieto-Montes de Oca, 2015, Mesoam. Herpetol., 2: 230–241, reported the species in from La Cofradia, San Vicente Laxichio, Oaxaca, Mexico.


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