Hyla Laurenti 1768 (tree frog)

Osteichthyes - Salientia - Hylidae

Full reference: J. N. Laurenti. 1768. Specimen medicum, exhibens synopsin reptilium emendatam cum experimentis circa venena et antidota reptilium austriacorum [Medical ideas, showing an emended synopsis of the reptiles together with experiences in poisoning by and antidotes of Austrian reptiles]. Published and printed by Johann Thomas von Trattner, Vienna

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

See also Carroll 1988, Cope 1875, Holman 1985, Holman et al. 1990, Lynch 1965, Noble 1928 and Venczel and Stiuca 2008

Sister taxa: none

Subtaxa: Hyla baderi Hyla barbudensis Hyla cinerea Hyla europaea Hyla goini Hyla gratiosa Hyla miocenica Hyla squirella Hyla versicolor

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Ecology: amphibious carnivore

Distribution:

• Quaternary of Antigua and Barbuda (1 collection), Croatia (1), France (2), Germany (1), Greece (1), Italy (4), Japan (1), the Netherlands (1), Spain (3), the United Kingdom (4), United States (21: Alabama, Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia)

• Pliocene of Italy (1), Morocco (1)

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

• Miocene of Germany (1), Hungary (9), Moldova (1), Romania (1), Slovakia (1), United States (12: Florida, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, Texas)

• Oligocene of Germany (1)

• Eocene of Canada (1: Saskatchewan)

Total: 73 collections including 82 occurrences

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