Pristimantis gryllus Barrio-Amorós, Guayasamin, and Hedges, 2012

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

Pristimantis gryllus Barrio-Amorós, Guayasamin, and Hedges, 2012, Phyllomedusa, 11: 85. Holotype: CVULA 8343, by original designation. Type locality: "cloud forest along the road from Estanques to Paramo La Tosa, 8.4333 N, 71.5000 W, 1320 m, Estado Mérida, Venezuela".

English Names

Andean Cricket Frog (original publication).

Distribution

Known from the type locality (cloud forest along the road from Estanques to Paramo La Tosa, Estado Mérida, Venezuela) and from the Pamplonita and Toledo Municipalities of Norte de Santander, Colombia.

Comment

In the Pristimantis unistrigatus group according to the original publication, where the authors also suggested on the basis of molecular data a close relationship with Pristimantis yukba. Not assignable to a species group according to Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 127. Reported the municipalities of Toledo and Pamplonita, Norte de Santander, Colombia by Acevedo-Rincón, Franco-Pallares, and Silva-Pérez, 2014, Rev. Biodivers. Neotrop., 4: 167. 

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