Acris Dumeril and Bibron 1841 (cricket frog)

Osteichthyes - Salientia - Hylidae

Parent taxon: Hylidae according to E. D. Cope 1875

See also Carroll 1988 and Lynch 1965

Sister taxa: Australobatrachus, Chorophilus, Hemiphractinae, Hylinae, Litoria, Pelodryadinae, Phyllomedusinae, Proacris, Pseudacris, Smilisca

Subtaxa: Acris crepitans Acris gryllus

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Ecology: amphibious carnivore


• Quaternary of United States (6: Florida, Kansas, Texas collections)

• Miocene of United States (4: Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska)

Total: 10 collections each including a single occurrence

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