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Hemiphractus fasciatus

Hemiphractus fasciatus (*)

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
Familia: Hemiphractidae
Genus: Hemiphractus
Species: Hemiphractus fasciatus


Hemiphractus fasciatus Peters, 1862

Type locality: "Pastassa-Thal [Pastaza Valley], an der Ostseite der Anden in Ecuador".

Holotype: ZSM 36/0.


* Hemiphractus fasciatus Peters, 1862
* Ceratohyla fasciata — Boulenger, 1882
* Cerathyla panamensis Stejneger, 1917
* Hemiphractus panamensis — Noble, 1926
* Hemiphractus fasciatus — Noble, 1926


* Peters, 1862, Monatsber. Preuss. Akad. Wiss. Berlin, 1862: 149.
* Noble, 1926, Am. Mus. Novit., 212: 19.
* 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. Hemiphractus fasciatus . Accessed on 30 May 2008.
* 2007 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species IUCN link: Hemiphractus fasciatus (Near Threatened) Downloaded on 30 May 2008.

Vernacular names
English: Banded Horned Treefrog


Hemiphractus fasciatus is a species of frog in the Hemiphractidae family. It is found in Colombia, Ecuador, Panama, and possibly Costa Rica. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist montanes. It is threatened by habitat loss.


* Coloma, L.A., Ron, S., Jungfer, K.-H., Solís, F., Ibáñez, R., Jaramillo, C. & Fuenmayor, Q. 2004. Hemiphractus fasciatus. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 22 July 2007.

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