Pristimantis lemur (Lynch and Rueda-Almonacid, 1998)

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

Eleutherodactylus lemur Lynch and Rueda-Almonacid, 1998, Rev. Acad. Colomb. Cienc. Exact. Fis. Nat., 22: 563. Holotype: ICN 40786, by original designation. Type locality: "Colombia, Departamento de Caldas: Municipio de Samaná, correigimiento de Florencia, El Estadero, ca. 6 km SW Florencia, 1850-1950 m.s.n.m.".

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

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

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Cloud forest at 1800–2650 m in the municipalities of Pensilvania and Samaná, Department of Caldas, and municipality of Guatepé, Antioquia, on the eastern flank of the Cordillera Central, Colombia.

Comment

Likely related to Eleutherodactylus caryophyllaceus according to the original publication. In the Pristimantis (Pristimantis) unistrigatus species group of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 128. Not assignable to a species group according to Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 127. See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status (as Eleutherodactylus lemur) in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 353.

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