Pristimantis carmelitae (Ruthven, 1922)

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

Eleutherodactylus carmelitae Ruthven, 1922, Misc. Publ. Mus. Zool. Univ. Michigan, 8: 51. Holotype: UMMZ 54528, by original designation. Type locality: "Quebrada Viernes Santo (5,000 feet), San Lorenzo, Santa Marta Mountains, [Depto. Magdalena,] Colombia".

Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) carmelitaeLynch, 1996, in Powell and Henderson (eds.), Contr. W. Indian Herpetol.: 154; Lynch and Duellman, 1997, Univ. Kansas Mus. Nat. Hist. Spec. Publ., 23: 221.

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

Pristimantis (Pristimantis) carmelitaeHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 120.

English Names

Carmelita's Robber Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 73).

Distribution

Sierra Santa Marta, Colombia, 1524–2200 m elevation.

Comment

In the Eleutherodactylus unistrigatus group, according to Lynch, 1976, Occas. Pap. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas, 61: 16. Subsequently placed in the Eleutherodactylus fitzingeri group by Lynch and Myers, 1983, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 175: 487, and Lynch and Ruiz-Carranza, 1985, Occas. Pap. Mus. Zool. Univ. Michigan, 711: 8, and into the Eleutherodactylus conspicillatus group by Lynch, 1994, Rev. Acad. Colomb. Cienc. Exact. Fis. Nat., 19: 187-193. In the Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) conspicillatus series, Eleutherodactylus conspicillatus group according to Lynch and Duellman, 1997, Univ. Kansas Mus. Nat. Hist. Spec. Publ., 23: 221. In the Pristimantis conspicillatus species group of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 120. Removed from the Pristimantis conspicillatus species group and left unassigned to species group by Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 127.

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