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Hyla gratiosa (Barking Treefrog)

Wikipedia Abstract

The barking tree frog (Hyla gratiosa) is a species of tree frog endemic to the southeastern United States.
View Wikipedia Record: Hyla gratiosa

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


Arboreal [1]  Yes
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


Protected Areas

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Range Map


North America;

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 WWF WildFINDER
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