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Dryophytes gratiosus (Barking Treefrog)

Synonyms: Epedaphus gratiosus; Hyla gratiosa

Wikipedia Abstract

The barking tree frog (Hyla gratiosa) is a species of tree frog endemic to the southeastern United States.
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EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 7.14
EDGE Score: 2.1


Hibernates [1]  Yes
Litter Size [3]  2,250
Litters / Year [2]  1
Maximum Longevity [3]  13 years
Nocturnal [1]  Yes
Snout to Vent Length [2]  2.756 inches (7 cm)
Water Biome [1]  Lakes and Ponds, Rivers and Streams
Diet [1]  Carnivore
Female Maturity [2]  1 year
Male Maturity [2]  1 year
Habitat Substrate [1]  Arboreal


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External References


Attributes / relations provided by
1Myers, P., R. Espinosa, C. S. Parr, T. Jones, G. S. Hammond, and T. A. Dewey. 2006. The Animal Diversity Web (online). Accessed February 01, 2010 at
2Oliveira, Brunno Freire; São-Pedro, Vinícius Avelar; Santos-Barrera, Georgina; Penone, Caterina; C. Costa, Gabriel. (2017) AmphiBIO, a global database for amphibian ecological traits. Sci. Data.
3de Magalhaes, J. P., and Costa, J. (2009) A database of vertebrate longevity records and their relation to other life-history traits. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22(8):1770-1774
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 Wildfinder Database
Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
Species taxanomy provided by GBIF Secretariat (2022). GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset accessed via on 2023-06-13; License: CC BY 4.0