- a tree frog of the genus Hyla.
Origin of hyla
Examples from the Web for hyla
Historical Examples of hyla
Page 91, note 8, line 15, for Styla read Hyla in both instances.Microcosmography
The hyla's tremulous cry was the only musical sound to be heard.Birds in the Bush
Sometimes as in Hyla and Alytes there is a fronto-parietal fontanelle.The Vertebrate Skeleton
Sidney H. Reynolds
The circle was broken up, and only Cerdic and Harl sat there waiting Hyla's return.
Hyla said nothing for a minute, but remained still and motionless.
- any tree frog of the genus Hyla, such as H. leucophyllata (white-spotted hyla) of tropical America