Hyloscirtus charazani (Vellard, 1970)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Hyla charazani Vellard, 1970


Conservation Status

Last record: 1970

Rediscovered in 1997

IUCN RedList status: Endangered





Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Vellard, J. 1970. Contribución al estudio de los batracios andinos. Revista Museo Argentino Ciencias Naturales “Bernardino Rivadavia” Zoología: 21.


Other references:

Aparicio, J. 1999. Herpetofauna de la Reserva Nacional de Fauna Altoandina Ulla Ulla, Departamento de La Paz (Bolivia). Revista Boliviana de Ecología: 13-23.

Claudia Cortez, Steffen Reichle, Ignacio De la Riva, Jörn Köhler. 2004. Hyloscirtus charazani. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55443A11312311. Downloaded on 12 February 2017.

De la Riva, I., Köhler, J., Lötters, S. and Reichle, S. 2000. Ten years of research on Bolivian amphibians: updated checklist, distribution, taxonomic problems, literature and iconography. Revista Espanola de Herpetologia: 19-164.

Duellman, W.E., De la Riva, I. and Wild, E. 1997. Frogs of the Hyla armata and Hyla pulchella groups in the Andes of South America, with definitions and analyses of phylogenetic relationships of Andean group of Hyla. Natural History Museum, The University of Kansas: 17-19.

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.

Köhler, J. 2000. Amphibian diversity in Bolivia: a study with special reference to montane forest regions. Bonner Zoologische Monographien: 1-243.

Lötters, S., Reichle, S., Faivovich, J. and Bain, R.H. 2005. The stream-dwelling tadpole of Hyloscirtus charazani (Anura: Hylidae) from Andean Bolivia. Studies on Neotropical Fauna and Environment 40: 181-185.

Scheffers, Brett R., Yong, Ding Li, Harris, J. Berton C., Giam, Xingli and Sodhi, Navjot S. (2011). The world’s rediscovered species: back from the brink? PLoS ONE 6(7): e22531. [Supporting Information (Table S1)]


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