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A member of the ocellata group with the following combination of characters: 1) vomerine teeth present, 2) bones light green in life, 3) dorsal color in life is light green with many fine black specks, with a higher concentration on the limbs, 4) ulnar and tarsal folds absent, 5) humeral spine absent. Adults attain a medium size; females reach 29.7mm SVL and 26.0-31.1mm SVL in males. Head wider than body and wider than long (head width is 31.5-34.9% SVL); distance between nostril and anterior part of eye is 47.6-80.0% the diameter of the eye, diameter of the eye is 36.7-49.4% the length of the head. Hind limbs slim. Length of tibia is 52.9-64.4% SVL; when hind limb is adpressed anteriorly, the ankle reaches the anterior portion of the eye.