Acridinae,

Duellman, William E., Marion, Angela B. & Hedges, Blair, 2016, Phylogenetics, classification, and biogeography of the treefrogs (Amphibia: Anura: Arboranae), Zootaxa 4104 (1), pp. 1-109: 10

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scientific name

Acridinae
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Subfamily Acridinae  Mivart, 1869

Acridina  Mivart, 1869: 292. Type genus Acris Duméril and Bibron, 1841: 506  .

Definition. Small to medium-sized (19–48 mm SVL) mainly terrestrial and semi-aquatic frogs; discs on fingers and toes not, or only slightly, expanded ( Fig. 3 AView FIGURE 3. A); chromosome complement 2 n = 22 or 24.

Content. Three genera and 21 species.

Distribution. North America from southern Alaska southward to southern Baja California, and east of the Rocky Mountains from Hudson Bay to the Gulf of Mexico.

Etymology. The familial name is based on that of the type genus, the Greek akris, meaning a kind of grasshopper.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Orthoptera

Family

Acrididae

Loc

Acridinae

Duellman, William E., Marion, Angela B. & Hedges, Blair 2016
2016
Loc

Acridina

Dumeril 1841: 506
1841