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, Sanchiz 1998 and Venczel and Stiuca 2008

Sister taxa: Osteopilus, Pseudacris, Pternohyla

Subtaxa: Hyla arborea 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


• Quaternary of Antigua and Barbuda (1 collection), Croatia (1), France (2), Germany (1), Greece (1), Italy (4), Japan (1), the Netherlands (1), Spain (6), the United Kingdom (4), United States (21: Alabama, Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia)

• Pliocene of Greece (1), Italy (2), Morocco (1)

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

• Miocene of Austria (1), Germany (1), Greece (2), Hungary (9), Italy (5), Moldova (1), Romania (2), Slovakia (1), United States (13: Florida, Kansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, Texas)

• Oligocene of Germany (1)

• Eocene of Canada (1: Saskatchewan)

Total: 88 collections including 97 occurrences

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