Argenteohyla siemersi siemersi (Mertens, 1937)

Red-spotted Argentina frog



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status


Last record: 1982 (Lavilla et al. 2004)

IUCN RedList status: Endangered (as a species)



Buenos Aires and Entre Rios, Argentina & Rocha and San Jose states, Uruguay


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Mertens, R. (1937). Ein neuer Laubfrosch aus Argentinien. Senckenbergiana Biologica 19: 12-14.

Other references:

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.

Esteban Lavilla, Jorge Céspedez, Diego Baldo, Boris Blotto, Jose Langone. (2004). Argenteohyla siemersi. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55302A11285912. . Downloaded on 05 October 2015.


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