Family Hylidae Rafinesque 1815 (tree frog)

Osteichthyes - Salientia - Hylidae

Parent taxon: Hyloidea according to S. Hoegg et al. 2004

See also Carroll 1988, Cope 1875, Estes 1964, Frank and Ramus 1996, Holman et al. 1990, Kuhn 1946 and Venczel and Stiuca 2008

Sister taxa: Beelzebufo, Leptodactylidae

Subtaxa: Acris Australobatrachus Chorophilus Hemiphractinae Hylinae Litoria Pelodryadinae Phyllomedusinae Proacris Pseudacris Smilisca

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Type: Hyla

Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Antigua and Barbuda (1 collection), Australia (2), Croatia (1), France (2), Germany (1), Greece (1), Italy (4), Japan (1), Mexico (1), the Netherlands (1), Spain (3), the United Kingdom (4), United States (33: Alabama, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Maryland, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia)

• Pliocene of Italy (1), Morocco (1)

• Hemphillian of United States (4: Arizona, Nebraska)

• Miocene of Australia (1), Germany (1), Hungary (9), Moldova (1), Romania (1), Slovakia (1), United States (16: Colorado, Florida, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, Texas)

• Oligocene to Miocene of Australia (1)

• Oligocene of Germany (1)

• Eocene of Canada (1: Saskatchewan)

• Cretaceous of India (1), United States (1: Wyoming)

Total: 96 collections including 126 occurrences

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