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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Hylidae
Genus: Megastomatohyla
Faivovich et al., 2005

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Megastomatohyla is a genus of frogs in the Hylidae family. This genus was erected in 2005 following a major revision of the Hylidae family.[1] The four species in this genus were previously placed in the Hyla genus. They are endemic to the cloud forests of central Veracruz and Oaxaca, Mexico.


Binomial name and author Common name
M. mixe (Duellman, 1965) Mixe tree frog
M. mixomaculata (Taylor, 1950) variegated tree frog
M. nubicola (Duellman, 1964) cloud forest tree frog
M. pellita (Duellman, 1968) Oaxacan yellow tree frog


  1. ^ Faivovich, J.; Haddad, C.F.B.; Garcia, P.C.A.; Frost, D.R.; Campbell, J.A.; Wheeler, W.C., 2005: Systematic Review of the Frog Family Hylidae, with Special Reference to Hylinae: Phylogenetic Analysis and Taxonomic Revision. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History, Num. 294, pp.1-240. [1]

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