Craugastor guerreroensis (Lynch, 1967)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Craugastoridae > Subfamily: Craugastorinae > Genus: Craugastor > Species: Craugastor guerreroensis

Eleutherodactylus guerreroensis Lynch, 1967, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 80: 216. Holotype: KU 86873, by original designation. Type locality: "3 km N Agua del Obispo, Guerrero, Mexico, 980 m".

Eleutherodactylus (Craugastor) guerreroensisHedges, 1989, in Woods (ed.), Biogeograph. W. Indies: 317, by implication.

Craugastor guerreroensisCrawford and Smith, 2005, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 35: 551, by implication; Frost, Grant, Faivovich, Bain, Haas, Haddad, de Sá, Channing, Wilkinson, Donnellan, Raxworthy, Campbell, Blotto, Moler, Drewes, Nussbaum, Lynch, Green, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 297: 360.

Craugastor (Hylactophryne) guerreroensisHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 45.

English Names

Guerreran Robber Frog (Liner, 1994, Herpetol. Circ., 23: 19; Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 75; Liner and Casas-Andreu, 2008, Herpetol. Circ., 38: 10).

Distribution

Cave habitats in humid oak woodland an cloud forest in the central Sierra Madre del Sur in Guerrero, Mexico, 980 to 1620 m elevation. 

Comment

In the Eleutherodactylus (Craugastor) alfredi group of Lynch and Duellman, 1997, Univ. Kansas Mus. Nat. Hist. Spec. Publ., 23: 225. Removed from a monophyletic Craugastor by Lynch, 2000, Rev. Acad. Colomb. Cienc. Exact. Fis. Nat., 24: 130. In the Craugastor (Hylactophryne) bocourti species series of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 45. Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 123, rejected species groups within the subgenus Hylactophryne. See map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 304. Palacios-Aguilar, 2017, Alytes, 34: 69–72, reported on the distribution, morphological variation and natural history. 

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