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Dendropsophus elianeae

Dendropsophus elianeae (*)

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Deuterostomia
Phylum: Chordata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Amphibia
Subclassis: Lissamphibia
Ordo: Anura
Subordo: Neobatrachia
Subfamilia: Hylinae
Tribus: Dendropsophini
Genus: Dendropsophus
Species: Dendropsophus elianeae


Dendropsophus elianeae (Napoli & Caramaschi, 2000)

Type locality: "Bela Vista (ca. 22° 06´ S, 56° 31´ W), 180 m above sea level, State of Mato Gross do Sul, Brazil".

Holotype: MNRJ 17297.


* Hyla elianeae Napoli and Caramaschi, 2000
* Dendropsophus elianeae — Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell & Wheeler, 2005


* Napoli and Caramaschi, 2000, Alytes, 17: 166.
* Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 92
* Frost, Darrel R. 2007. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 5.1 (10 October, 2007). Electronic Database accessible at [1] American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA. Dendropsophus elianeae . Accessed on 15 Apr 2008.
* 2007 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species IUCN link: Dendropsophus elianeae (Least Concern) Downloaded on 15 April 2008.


Dendropsophus elianeae is a species of frog in the Hylidae family. It is found in Brazil and possibly Paraguay. Its natural habitats are moist savanna, subtropical or tropical moist shrubland, freshwater marshes, and intermittent freshwater marches. It is threatened by habitat loss.


* Caramaschi, U. & Rodrigues, M.T. 2004. Dendropsophus elianeae. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 21 July 2007.

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