Hylodes mertensi (Bokermann, 1956)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylodidae > Genus: Hylodes > Species: Hylodes mertensi

Elosia mertensi Bokermann, 1956, Neotropica, 2: 81. Holotype: WCAB 100, by original designation; now in MZUSP. Type locality: "en un riacho a la altura del Km 47 de la Carretera Antigua San Pablo—Santos, Estado de San Pablo, Brasil, 700 m de altura".

Hylodes mertensiMyers, 1962, Copeia, 1962: 196. Lynch, 1971, Misc. Publ. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas, 53: 167.

English Names

Mertens' Tree Toad (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 81).


Serra do Mar (mts.), state of São Paulo, Brazil.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil

Endemic: Brazil


In the Hylodes mertensi group of Heyer, 1982, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 95: 377-385.

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