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Dendropsophus microps

Dendropsophus microps (*)

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Superphylum: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Megaclassis: Osteichthyes
Cladus: Sarcopterygii
Cladus: Rhipidistia
Cladus: Tetrapodomorpha
Cladus: Eotetrapodiformes
Cladus: Elpistostegalia
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Amphibia
Subclassis: Lissamphibia
Ordo: Anura

Familia: Hylidae
Subfamilia: Dendropsophinae
Genus: Dendropsophus
Species: Dendropsophus microps
Name

Dendropsophus microps (Peters, 1872)

Type locality: "Neu-Freiburg in Brasilien" (= Nova Friburgo, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil).

Holotype: ZMB 7472.
Synonyms

Hyla microps Peters, 1872
Hyla microps — Boulenger, 1882
Hyla hilli Boulenger, 1920
Dendropsophus microps — Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell & Wheeler, 2005

References

Peters, 1872, Monatsber. Preuss. Akad. Wiss. Berlin, 1872: 682.
Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 93
Frost, D.R. 2021. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6.1. Electronic Database accessible at https://amphibiansoftheworld.amnh.org/index.php. American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA. DOI: 10.5531/db.vz.0001 Dendropsophus microps . Accessed on 15 Apr 2008.
2007 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species IUCN: Dendropsophus microps (Least Concern) Downloaded on 15 April 2008.

Vernacular names
English: Nova Friburgo Treefrog


Dendropsophus microps is a species of frog in the family Hylidae. It is found in Brazil and possibly Argentina. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, subtropical or tropical moist shrubland, intermittent freshwater marshes, plantations, heavily degraded former forest, ponds, and canals and ditches. It is threatened by habitat loss.

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