Pristimantis sacharuna Reyes-Puig, Reyes-Puig, Pérez-L., and Yánez-Muñoz, 2015

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

Pristimantis sacharuna Reyes-Puig, Reyes-Puig, Pérez-L., and Yánez-Muñoz, 2015, Avanc. Cienc. Ingen., Quito, Secc. B,, 7: 68. Holotipo: QCAZ 52496, by original designation. Type locality: "Reserva Ecológica Río Zuñag (01° 22′ 31,3” S 078° 09′ 43,5” O, 2200 m), parroquia Río Negro, cantón Baños de Agua Santa, provincia de Tungurahua, República del Ecuador".

English Names

Sacharuna Robber Frog (original publication). 


Known only from the type locality in cloud forest at 2200 m elevation in the Reserva Ecológica Río Zuñag, 2200, provincia de Tungurahua, Ecuador. 


Similar to Pristimantis puruscafeum and Pristimantis bellae according to the original publication. 

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