Taxon profile


tree frogs
Hylidae Rafinesque, 1815

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Amphibia - amphibians »  order Anura »  superfamily Hyloidea

Scientific synonyms

Acridina Mivart, 1869
Calamitae Leunis, 1844
Chiroleptina Mivart, 1869
Cophomantina Hoffmann, 1878
Cycloraninae Parker, 1940
Dendropsophi Fitzinger, 1843
Dryophytae Fitzinger, 1843
Pelobii Fitzinger, 1843
Phyllomedusidae Günther, 1858
Pithecopinae Lutz, 1969


Litoria caerulea - White's Tree Frog

Litoria caerulea - White's Tree Frog

Author: Vladimír Motyčka

Agalychnis callidryas - Red-eyed Tree Frog

Agalychnis callidryas - Red-eyed Tree Frog

Author: Ondřej Prosický

Hyla arborea - European Treefrog

Hyla arborea - European Treefrog

Author: Jiří Ohryzek

Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subfamily Hylinae Rafinesque, 1815
subfamily Lophiohylinae Miranda-Ribeiro, 1926
subfamily Pelodryadinae Günther, 1858 - austro-papuan tree frogs
subfamily Phyllomedusinae Günther, 1858

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [eaa4f687-c479-47fd-9b44-3271f1821a87]

ABRS (2009-2019): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Hylidae]
Data retrieved on: 22 January 2015
EN Frost D. R.: Amphibian Species of the World [], American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA [as Hylidae Rafinesque, 1815]
Data retrieved on: 22 January 2011
CZ Moravec J. (2001): České názvy živočichů IV. Obojživelníci (Amphibia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 148 pp. [as Hylidae]

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