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Hyloscirtus chlorosteus (Reynolds & Foster, 1992:95)

Parjacti treefrog

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Hyla chlorostea Reynolds & Foster, 1992:95; Hyloscirtus chlorostea (Reynolds & Foster, 1992:95) [orth. error]

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1970's

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered (Possibly Extinct)

 

Distribution

Parjacti, Provincia Chapare, Bolivia

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

Holotype: USNM 257811

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Reynolds, R. and Foster, M. 1992. Four new species of frog and one new species of snake from the Chapare region of Bolivia, with notes on other species. Herpetological Monographs 6: 83-104.

 

Other references:

Claudia Cortez, Steffen Reichle, Ignacio De la Riva, Jörn Köhler. 2010. Hyloscirtus chlorosteus. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2010: e.T55446A11312812. https://dx.doi.org/10.2305/IUCN.UK.2010-2.RLTS.T55446A11312812.en. Downloaded on 15 December 2015.

Faivovich, J. and De la Riva, I. 2006. On ‘‘Hyla’’ chlorostea Reynolds and Foster, 1992, a Hylid of uncertain relationships, with some comments on Hyloscirtus (Anura: Hylidae). Copeia 2006(4): 785-791.

Faivovich, Julián, Haddad, Célio F. B., Garcia, Paulo C. O., Frost, Darrel R., Campbell, Jonathan A. and Wheeler, Ward C. (2005). Systematic review of the frog family Hylidae, with special reference to Hylinae: Phylogenetic analysis and taxonomic revision. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 294: 1-240, 16 figures, 2 tables, 5 appendices.

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