Pristimantis prometeii Székely, Cogǎlniceanu, Székely, Páez, and Ron, 2016

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

Pristimantis prometeii Székely, Cogǎlniceanu, Székely, Páez, and Ron, 2016, ZooKeys, 606: 82. Holotype: QCAZ 58044, by original designation. Type locality: "Ecuador, Provincia El Oro, canton Piñas, Reserva Buenaventura, on the reserve’s Sendero del Perico de Orcés (3.6470°S, 79.7565°W; datum WGS84), 878 m above sea level". http://zoobank.org/EFAA799F-0DE2-4EE2-BDD3-3F22A5B648AB

English Names

Prometeo Rain Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Known from three closely located sites at Reserva Buenaventura, Provincia El Oro, southwestern Ecuador, at elevations between 878 and 1082 m. 

Comment

Most closely related to Pristimantis versicolor, Pristimantis riveti, Pristimantis phoxocephalus, and Pristimantis spinosus according to the original publication. 

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