Hyla arboricola 


Taxonomy [top]

Kingdom Phylum Class Order Family
Animalia Chordata Amphibia Anura Hylidae

Scientific Name: Hyla arboricola
Species Authority: Taylor, 1941
Taxonomic Source(s): Frost, D.R. 2014. Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 6 (27 January 2014). New York, USA. Available at: (Accessed: 27 January 2014).
Taxonomic Notes: This species was removed from the synonymy of Hyla exima by León (2002).

Assessment Information [top]

Red List Category & Criteria: Data Deficient ver 3.1
Year Published: 2004
Date Assessed: 2004-04-30
Needs updating
Assessor(s): Luis Canseco-Márquez
Reviewer(s): Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson, Neil Cox and Bruce Young)
Listed as Data Deficient in view of the absence of recent information on its extent of occurrence, threats, status and ecological requirements.

Geographic Range [top]

Range Description: This species is known from the higher elevations of the Sierra Madre del Sur in the state of Guerrero, Mexico. The type collection was at approximately 2,000m asl.
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Population [top]

Population: Its population status is unknown.
Current Population Trend: Unknown
Additional data:
Population severely fragmented: No

Habitat and Ecology [top]

Habitat and Ecology: This is presumed to be a montane forest species that breeds in temporary pools.
Systems: Terrestrial; Freshwater

Threats [top]

Major Threat(s): The threats to this species are not known, though it is likely to be impacted by logging and agricultural development.

Conservation Actions [top]

Conservation Actions: It is not known if it occurs in any protected areas.

Citation: Luis Canseco-Márquez. 2004. Hyla arboricola. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55395A11292528. . Downloaded on 27 November 2015.
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