Pristimantis bicolor (Rueda-Almonacid and Lynch, 1983)

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

Eleutherodactylus bicolor Rueda-Almonacid and Lynch, 1983, Lozania, 42: 2. Holotype: ICN 6190, by original designation. Type locality: "Cabaceras del río Luisito (afluente del río Oibita), Municipio de El Encino, Departamento de Santander, vertiente Occidental de la Cordillera Oriental de Colombia. Altura 1750 m. s. n. m."

Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) bicolorLynch, 1996, in Powell and Henderson (eds.), Contr. W. Indian Herpetol.: 154; Lynch and Duellman, 1997, Univ. Kansas Mus. Nat. Hist. Spec. Publ., 23: 220.

Pristimantis bicolorHeinicke, Duellman, and Hedges, 2007, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, Suppl. Inform., 104: Table 2.

Pristimantis (Hypodictyon) bicolorHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 114.

English Names

Two-colored Robber Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 73).

Distribution

Cloud forest on the western slope of the Cordillera Oriental in Colombia (Departments of Cundinamarca, Boyacá, and Santander) at elevations of 1750–2400 m.

Comment

In the Eleutherodactylus unistrigatus group; close to Eleutherodactylus cruentus, according to the original publication. In the Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) martinicensis series, Eleutherodactylus unistrigatus group according to Lynch and Duellman, 1997, Univ. Kansas Mus. Nat. Hist. Spec. Publ., 23: 220. In the Pristimantis ridens species series of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 114, and in the Pristimantis ridens species group of Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 126. See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status (as Eleutherodactylus bicolor) in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 322.

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