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Bokermann's Tarauaca tree frog
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Synonyms
  • Hyla bokermanni (Goin, 1960)
  • Hyla rondoniae (Bokermann, 1963)
  • Hyla acreana (Heyer, 1977)
  • Dendropsophus bokermanni (Faivovich, Haddad, Garcia, Frost, Campbell, and Wheeler, 2005)

Bokermann's Tarauaca tree frog (Dendropsophus bokermanni) is a frog that lives in Colombia, Ecuador, Peru and Brazil. Scientists have seen it as high as 800 meters above sea level.

This frog comes in different colors, including yellow and bronze. It has stripes and other marks on its back. The adult male frog is 2.0 to 2.3 cm long and the adult female frog is 2.0 to 2.6 cm long.

This frog is named after Werner Carlos Augusto Bokermann, an amphibian scientist from Brazil.

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