Titicaca water frog Telmatobius culeus, from Muñoz-Saravia et al. (2018).

Belongs within: Hyloidea.

Telmatobius is a genus of medium to large, flattened frogs found in the Andean highlands, with some species being permanently aquatic.

<==Telmatobius Wiegmann 1834 [Telmatobii, Telmatobiinae, Telmatobiini]FG06
| i. s.: T. escomeliB50
| T. walkeriL07
|--+--T. nigerPW11
| `--T. zapahuirensisPW11
`--+--T. vilamensisPW11
|--+--T. jahuiraFG06
| `--T. marmoratusPW11
|--+--T. vellardiPW11
| `--+--T. truebaePW11
| `--+--T. espadaiPW11
| `--+--T. sanborniPW11
| `--T. verrucosusPW11
`--+--+--+--T. culeusPW11
| | | |--T. c. culeusB50
| | | `--T. c. albiventrisB50
| | `--T. gigasPW11
| `--+--T. hintoniPW11
| `--T. huayraPW11
`--+--T. simonsiPW11
`--+--T. bolivianusPW11
|--T. sibiricusPW11
`--T. yuracarePW11

*Type species of generic name indicated


[B50] Brooks, J. L. 1950. Speciation in ancient lakes (concluded). Quarterly Review of Biology 25: 131–176.

[FG06] Frost, D. R., T. Grant, J. Faivovich, R. H. Bain, A. Haas, C. F. B. Haddad, R. O. de Sá, A. Channing, M. Wilkinson, S. C. Donnellan, C. J. Raxworthy, J. A. Campbell, B. L. Blotto, P. Moler, R. C. Drewes, R. A. Nussbaum, J. D. Lynch, D. M. Green & W. C. Wheeler. 2006. The amphibian tree of life. Bulletin of the American Museum of Natural History 297: 1–370.

[L07] Lehr, E. 2007. New eleutherodactyline frogs (Leptodactylidae: Pristimantis, Phrynopus) from Peru. Bulletin of the Museum of Comparative Zoology 159 (2): 145–178.

[PW11] Pyron, R. A., & J. J. Wiens. 2011. A large-scale phylogeny of Amphibia including over 2800 species, and a revised classification of extant frogs, salamanders, and caecilians. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 61: 543–583.

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