Plectrohyla psarosema (Campbell & Duellman, 2000)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Hyla psarosema Campbell & Duellman, 2000


Conservation Status

Last record: 5 April 1978

Rediscovered on 2 June 2009?

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered



Sierra Mixes, Oaxaca, México


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Campbell, J. A. and Duellman, W. E. (2000). New species of stream-breeding hylid frogs from the northern versant of the highlands of Oaxaca, Mexico. Scientific Papers, Natural History Museum, The University of Kansas 16: 1-28.


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.

Lamoreux, J. F., McKnight, M. W., and R. Cabrera Hernandez. (2015). Amphibian Alliance for Zero Extinction Sites in Chiapas and Oaxaca. Gland, Switzerland: IUCN. xxiv + 320pp.

Georgina Santos-Barrera. (2006). Plectrohyla psarosema. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.1. ( Downloaded on 06 June 2015.


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