Plectrohyla teuchestes Duellman & Campbell, 1992



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Plectrohyla guatemala Duellman, 1970


Conservation Status

Rediscovered in 2008

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered



central Gutemala


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Duellman, W. E. and Campbell, J. A. (1992). Hylid frogs of the genus Plectrohyla: systematics and phylogenetic relationships. Miscellaneous Publications, Museum of Zoology, University of Michigan [volume?]: 1-32.


Other references:

Manuel Acevedo, Eric Smith. (2004). Plectrohyla teuchestes. In: IUCN 2012. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2012.2. ( Downloaded on 17 February 2013.

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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