Higher classification Dendropsophus
Scientific name Dendropsophus rhodopeplus
|Similar Dendropsophus, Frog, Amphibians, Hylidae, Dendropsophus triangulum|
Red skirted treefrog dendropsophus rhodopeplus
Dendropsophus rhodopeplus (common name: red-skirted treefrog) is a species of frog in the Hylidae family. It is found in the upper Amazon Basin in Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, and Peru.
Dendropsophus rhodopeplus is a very abundant and widespread frog found in primary and secondary tropical rainforest. These frogs gather near permanent and temporary ponds and swamps for breeding.