Samiksha Jaiswal

Teratohyla

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Kingdom  Animalia
Family  Centrolenidae
Phylum  Chordata
Order  Frog
Class  Amphibia
Subfamily  Centroleninae
Rank  Genus
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Similar  Rulyrana, Espadarana, Vitreorana, Chimerella, Nymphargus

Teratohyla is a small genus of glassfrogs in subfamily Centroleninae. The genus was for a while included in Centrolenella and then Cochranella, but it was resurrected in 2009. These frogs are distributed from lowlands of Central America from Honduras southwards to Pacific and Amazonian wet tropical lowlands of South America.

Species

There are four species in this genus:

  • Teratohyla amelie (Cisneros-Heredia and Meza-Ramos, 2007)
  • Teratohyla midas (Lynch and Duellman, 1973)
  • Teratohyla pulverata (Peters, 1873)
  • Teratohyla spinosa (Taylor, 1949)
  • References

    Teratohyla Wikipedia


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