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Allobates sumtuosus (Morales, 2002)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Aromobatidae > Subfamily: Allobatinae > Genus: Allobates > Species: Allobates sumtuosus

Colostethus sumtuosus Morales, 2002 "2000", Publ. Asoc. Amigos Doñana, 13: 38. Holotype: USNM 303591, by original designation. Type locality: "Igarape Jacare, por encima del Lago Jacare, Reserva Biológica Río Trombetas, Estado de Pará, Brasil".

Allobates sumtuosusGrant, Frost, Caldwell, Gagliardo, Haddad, Kok, Means, Noonan, Schargel, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 299: 162.

Allobates spumaponens Kok and Ernst, 2007, Zootaxa, 1555: 21. Holotype: SMNS 12511, by original designation. Type locality: "Mabura Hill Forest Reserve, Upper Demerara-Berbice Region, Guyana (5°09′ N, 58°41′ W, elevation ca. 100 m)." Synonym by Simões, Kaefer, Farias, and Lima, 2013, Zootaxa, 3746: 401. 

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Drainage of the north bank of the Amazon in Pará, Brazil, and far upstream in Loreto, Peru, as well as Mabura Hill Forest Reserve in central guyana; possibly into adjacent Colombia and in other intervening areas of Brazil.

Comment

In the Colostethus trilineatus group according to the original publication. See comment under Allobates. Simões and Lima, 2012, Zootaxa, 3499: 86-88, described the larvae. Simões, Kaefer, Farias, and Lima, 2013, Zootaxa, 3746: 401-421, discussed the diagnosis and range of the species. Avila-Pires, Hoogmoed, and Rocha, 2010, Bol. Mus. Parense Emilio Goeldi, Cienc. Nat., 5: 65, reported the species (as Allobates spumaponens) from northern Pará, Brazil. See Cole, Townsend, Reynolds, MacCulloch, and Lathrop, 2013, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 125: 370-578, for brief account and records for Guyana (as Allobates spumaponens). 

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