hylodes definition

  • noun:
    • The piping frog (Hyla Pickeringii), a tiny American tree frog, which in springtime, while reproduction in swamps and ditches, sings with high, shrill, but music, notes.
    • A genus of Australian birds: today called Drymodes.
    • A genus of toads, of the family Cystignathidæ, containing such species as H. oxyrhynchus of the West Indies. They resemble tree-toads.

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