Pristimantis albertus Duellman and Hedges, 2007

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Craugastoridae > Subfamily: Ceuthomantinae > Genus: Pristimantis > Species: Pristimantis albertus

Pristimantis albertus Duellman and Hedges, 2007, Phyllomedusa, 6: 124. Holotype: KU 291675, by original designation. Type locality: "Río San Alberto, 0.9 km N, 2.1 k E Oxapampa, 1970 m, 10° 33′ 36″ S, 75° 24′ W, Departamento Pasco, Peru".

Pristimantis (Pristimantis) albertusHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 126.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality, 0.9 km north and 2.1 km east of Oxapampa, Departmento Pasco, central Peru, 1970 m elevation. .


In the Pristimantis (Pristimantis) peruvianus group, most similar to Pristimantis stictogaster, according to the original publication. In the Pristimantis (Pristimantis) peruvianus species group of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 126; this reformulated as the Pristimantis danae species group by  Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 125. See Duellman and Lehr, 2009, Terrest.-breeding Frogs in Peru: 137-138, for brief account.

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