Ecnomiohyla bailarina & E. veraguensis • Two New Fringe-limbed Frogs of the Genus Ecnomiohyla (Anura: Hylidae) from Panama

Forest canopy-dwelling frogs are usually among the rarest anuran species observed in the neotropical forest, mainly because they fall outside of the scope of the standard search methods used by herpetologists. During field explorations undertaken in western and eastern Panama in recent years, we discovered two species belonging to the genus Ecnomiohyla, which showed significant differences in genetic distances (16S mtDNA gene) and morphological characteristics different from any known Ecnomiohyla species. Leer más.