Hallowell's Tree Frog
|Taxonomic Notes: Duellman et al. (Zootaxa 2016) treated two major clades as genera; AmphibiaWeb treats these two clades as subgenera(Hyla in the Old World; Dryophytes in the New World and East Asia), thus stabilizing traditional taxonomy.|
© 1989 Norio Maeda (1 of 1)
Distribution and Habitat
Life History, Abundance, Activity, and Special Behaviors
Relation to Humans
Taxonomy - A population from Amamioshima Is. was once declared a subspecies H.h. schmidti but this is now thought to be invalid. One specimen from Iriomotejima Is. displays some unique morphology but no similar specimens have been collected.
Maeda, N. and Matsui, M. (1990). Frogs and Toads of Japan, 2nd edition. Bun-Ichi Sogo Shuppan Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan.
Written by Brian Petirs (bpetirs AT uclink4.berkeley.edu), UC Berkeley
First submitted 2001-10-15
Edited by Vance Vredenburg (2001-12-18)
Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2001 Hyla hallowellii: Hallowell's Tree Frog <http://amphibiaweb.org/species/813> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Jan 17, 2019.
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