Dendropsophus microcephalus

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Dendropsophus microcephalus
Dendropsophus microcephalus - calling male (Cope, 1886).jpg
Calling male
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Hylidae
Genus: Dendropsophus
Species: D. microcephalus
Binomial name
Dendropsophus microcephalus
(Cope, 1886)

Hyla cherrei Cope, 1894

Dendropsophus microcephalus is a species of frog in the family Hylidae. It is found in Belize, Brazil, Colombia, Costa Rica, French Guiana, Guatemala, Guyana, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Suriname, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela, possibly Bolivia, possibly El Salvador, and possibly Peru. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, moist savanna, subtropical or tropical seasonally wet or flooded lowland grassland, freshwater marshes, intermittent freshwater marshes, pastureland, plantations, rural gardens, heavily degraded former forest, ponds, and canals and ditches.


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