Taxon profile


Pithecopus Cope, 1866

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Amphibia - amphibians »  order Anura »  family Hylidae - tree frogs »  subfamily Phyllomedusinae

Removed from the synonymy of Phyllomedusa by Duellman, Marion, and Hedges, 2016.

Included taxa

Number of records: 12

species Pithecopus araguaius Haga, Andrade, Bruschi, Recco-Pimentel & Giaretta, 2017
species Pithecopus ayeaye Lutz, 1966
species Pithecopus azureus (Cope, 1862)
species Pithecopus centralis (Bokermann, 1965)
species Pithecopus gonzagai de Andrade, Haga, Ferreira, Recco-Pimentel, Toledo & Bruschi, 2020
species Pithecopus hypochondrialis (Daudin, 1800) - Northern Orange-legged Leaf Frog

Pithecopus hypochondrialis

species Pithecopus megacephalus (Miranda-Ribeiro, 1926)
species Pithecopus nordestinus (Caramaschi, 2006)
species Pithecopus oreades (Brandão, 2002)
species Pithecopus palliatus (Peters, 1873)
species Pithecopus rohdei (Mertens, 1926)
species Pithecopus rusticus (Bruschi, Lucas, Garcia & Recco-Pimentel, 2014)

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1174940]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Pithecopus Cope, 1866]
Data retrieved on: 29 November 2019
EN Duellman, W. E., A. B. Marion, and S. B. Hedges (2016): Phylogenetics, classification, and biogeography of the treefrogs (Amphibia: Anura: Arboranae), Zootaxa 4104: 1–109 [as Pithecopus Cope, 1866]

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