Koechlin's tree frog

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Koechlin's tree frog
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Hylidae
Genus: Dendropsophus
Species:
D. koechlini
Binomial name
Dendropsophus koechlini
(Duellman and Trueb, 1989)
Synonyms[3]
  • Hyla koechlini (Duellman and Trueb, 1989)
  • Hyla koecklini (Duellman, 2005)
  • Dendropsophus koechlini (Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005)

Koechlin's tree frog (Dendropsophus koechlini) is a frog that lives in Bolivia, Colombia, and Brazil.[3][1]

The adult male frog can be 23.8 mm long from nose to rear end and the adult female frog can be 28.1 cm long. This frog can change color. It is yellow or tan at night and darker brown with markings during the day.[1]

This frog is named after Jose E. Koechlin von Stein, who owned the Albergue Cuzco Amazonico.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 "Koechlin's Tree Frog: Dendropsophus koechlini ". Amphibiaweb. Retrieved May 26, 2021.
  2. Claudia Azevedo-Ramos; Ariadne Angulo (2004). "Koechlin's tree frog Dendropsophus koechlini ". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. 2004: e.T55526A11325991. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2004.RLTS.T55526A11325991.en. Retrieved May 26, 2021.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Dendropsophus koechlini (Duellman and Trueb, 1989)". Amphibian Species of the World 6.0, an Online Reference. American Museum of Natural History. Retrieved May 26, 2021.