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Hypsiboas guentheri

Hypsiboas guentheri (*)

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: Hylidae
Subfamilia: Hylinae
Tribus: Cophomantini
Genus: Hypsiboas
Species: Hypsiboas guentheri


Hypsiboas guentheri (Boulenger, 1886)

Type locality: "Rio de Janeiro, Rio Grande do Sul", Brazil.

Holotype: Syntypes - BM 1947.2.12.92 (formerly and 1947.2.24.20-21 (formerly


* Hyla leucotaenia Günther, 1869
* Hyla guentheri Boulenger, 1886
* Hypsiboas guentheri — Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005
* Boana guentheri — Wiens, Fetzner, Parkinson, and Reeder, 2005


* Boulenger, 1886, Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist., Ser. 5, 18: 445.
* Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 294: 87
* 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. Hypsiboas guentheri . Accessed on 13 Apr 2008.
* 2007 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species IUCN link: Hypsiboas guentheri (Least Concern) Downloaded on 13 April 2008.

Vernacular names
English: Gunther's Brazilian Treefrog

Hypsiboas guentheri is a species of frog in the Hylidae family. It is endemic to Brazil. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical moist shrubland, freshwater marshes, intermittent freshwater marches, arable land, pastureland, rural gardens, and seasonally flooded agricultural land.


* Garcia, P. & Segalla, M.V. 2004. Hypsiboas guentheri. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 21 July 2007.

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