canyon treefrog

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Related to canyon treefrog: Hyla arenicolor
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Noun1.canyon treefrog - a small chiefly ground dweller that stays within easy jumping distance of water; of United States southwest and northern Mexico
tree frog, tree toad, tree-frog - arboreal amphibians usually having adhesive disks at the tip of each toe; of southeast Asia and Australia and America
genus Hyla, Hyla - the type genus of the Hylidae; tree toads
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Stebbins from Palm Spring (Anza- Borrego Desert State Park), Vallecito Creek Basin, San Diego County that were originally identified as the canyon treefrog, Hyla arenicolor (now the California treefrog, Pseudacris cadaverina).
Other taxa that were present in small numbers, so that we cannot be sure if they were systematically moving upstream, include larvae of the giant water bug Abedus herberti (Hemiptera: Belostomatidae), adults of Berosus (Coleoptera: Hydrophilidae), tadpoles of the canyon treefrog Hyla arenicolor (Hylidae), longfin dace Rhinichthys chrysogaster (Cypriniformes: Cyprinidae), and mosquitofish Gambusia affinis (Cyprinodontiformes: Poecilidae).
Host species, common name Locality Hyla arenicolor, canyon treefrog Arizona, USA Utah, USA Hyla cinerea, green treefrog Florida, USA Georgia, Miss.