Pristimantis xylochobates (Lynch and Ruiz-Carranza, 1996)

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

Eleutherodactylus xylochobates Lynch and Ruiz-Carranza, 1996, Rev. Acad. Colomb. Cienc. Exact. Fis. Nat., 20: 359. Holotype: ICN 28962, by original designation. Type locality: "Boquerón, vereda Las Amarillas, Departamento del Valle, Colombia, 2200-2250 m".

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

Pristimantis (Pristimantis) xylochobatesHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 121.

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Known only from two sites on the crest of the Serranía de los Paraguas at the border between departamentos Chocó and Valle del Cauca, Colombia, 75–182 m elevation.

Comment

Most closely related to Eleutherodactylus cacao and Eleutherodactylus chrysops according to the original publication. In the Pristimantis (Pristimantis) devillei species group of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 121. In the reformulated Pristimantis devillei species group of Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 126. See map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status (as Eleutherodactylus xylochobates) in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 391.

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