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Noun1.Hylactophryne - barking frogs
amphibian genus - any genus of amphibians
family Leptodactylidae, Leptodactylidae - New World frogs; in some classifications essentially coextensive with the family Bufonidae
barking frog, Hylactophryne augusti, robber frog - of southwest United States and Mexico; call is like a dog's bark
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Lynch (1965a, 1968) combined Microbatrachylus with Eleutherodactylus and proposed Hylactophryne for what Smith and Taylor had included in their augusti group.
1A) wherein he recognized two lineages of [Craugastor] such that one was more closely related to Hylactophryne than the other.
occidentalis to the then-recognized genus Hylactophryne (now the augusti group of the subgenus Craugastor), Ford & Savage (1984) removed E.