Pristimantis nervicus (Lynch, 1994)

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

Eleutherodactylus nervicus Lynch, 1994, Rev. Acad. Colomb. Cienc. Exact. Fis. Nat., 19: 196. Holotype: ICN 32323, by original designation. Type locality: "Alto de Tigre, límite Cundinamarca-Meta, carretera Guayabetal-El Calvario, Colombia, 3870 m."

Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) nervicusLynch, 1996, in Powell and Henderson (eds.), Contr. W. Indian Herpetol.: 154; Lynch and Duellman, 1997, Univ. Kansas Mus. Nat. Hist. Spec. Publ., 23: 229.

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

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

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Known only from páramos at high elevation on the border of Cundinamarca and Meta, Colombia, 3870 m elevation.

Comment

In the Eleutherodactylus conspicillatus group 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: 229. Lynch and Renjifo, 2001, Guia Anf. Rept. Bogota: 56, presented a brief account and photograph. 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. Fernández-Roldán, 2014, Catal. Anf. Rept. Colombia, Medellín, 2(1): 25–29, provided an account, photograph, and spot map for Colombia. 

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