Animalia > Chordata > Amphibia > Anura > Hylidae > Ptychohyla > Ptychohyla salvadorensis

Ptychohyla salvadorensis (Tree frog)

Synonyms: Hyla salvadorensis

Wikipedia Abstract

Ptychohyla salvadorensis (common name: Salvador stream frog) is a species of frog in the Hylidae family found in El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, rivers, pastureland, and heavily degraded former forests. It is threatened by habitat loss.
View Wikipedia Record: Ptychohyla salvadorensis

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 10.02
EDGE Score: 4.48


Litters / Year [1]  1
Snout to Vent Length [1]  1.654 inches (4.2 cm)

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Trifinio Biosphere Reserve 19768 Guatemala  

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Mesoamerica Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama Yes

Range Map

External References


Attributes / relations provided by
1Oliveira, 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.
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund
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