Hylodes

Hylodes

Hy*lo"des\, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? woody, wooded, muddy; ? a wood + ? form.] (Zo["o]l.) The piping frog (Hyla Pickeringii), a small American tree frog, which in early spring, while breeding in swamps and ditches, sings with high, shrill, but musical, notes.
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