Pristimantis amydrotus (Duellman and Lehr, 2007)

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

Eleutherodactylus amydrotus Duellman and Lehr, 2007, Sci. Pap. Nat. Hist. Mus. Univ. Kansas, 39: 6. Holotype: FMNH 231949, by original designation. Type locality: "the ridge above the base camp near Chorro Blanco, ca. 4.5 km (airline) NE Monte Seco, ca. 06° 51′ S, 79° 06′ W, ca. 1500 m, Departamento de Cajamarca, Peru ".

Pristimantis amydrotusFrost, 2007, Amph. Spec. World, vers. 5.1, by implication of results of Heinicke, Duellman, and Hedges, 2007, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 104: 10092-97.

Pristimantis (Pristimantis) amydrotusHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 128.

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Known only from the type locality (4.5 km northeast of Monte Seco, ca. 1500 m elevation, Departamento de Cajamarca, Peru).

Comment

In the Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) unistrigatus group according to the original publication and therefore in Pristimantis sensu Heinicke, Duellman, and Hedges, 2007, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 104: 10092-97. In the Pristimantis (Pristimantis) unistrigatus species group of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 128 Not assignable to species group according to Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 127. See Duellman and Lehr, 2009, Terrest.-breeding Frogs in Peru: 139-140, for brief account.

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