Callimedusa baltea (Duellman and Toft, 1979)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Phyllomedusinae > Genus: Callimedusa > Species: Callimedusa baltea

Phyllomedusa baltea Duellman and Toft, 1979, Herpetologica, 35: 64. Holotype: KU 154746, by original designation. Type locality: "Laguna, on the west slope of Serranía de Sira, 1280 m, Departamento Huánuco, Perú".

Callimedusa baltea — Duellman, Marion, and Hedges, 2016, Zootaxa, 4104: 33. 

English Names

Purple-sided Leaf Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 62).


Western slope of the Serranía de Sira, Peru, at ca. 1280 m elevation.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru


In the Phyllomedusa perinesos group of Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 117. 

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