Phrynopus horstpauli Lehr, Köhler, and Ponce, 2000

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Craugastoridae > Subfamily: Holoadeninae > Genus: Phrynopus > Species: Phrynopus horstpauli

Phrynopus horstpauli Lehr, Köhler, and Ponce, 2000, Senckenb. Biol., 80: 206. Holotype: MUSM 20424, by original designation. Type locality: "approximately 7 km east of Conchamarca, near village Yaurin in a forest called Huncamonte (09° 59′ 55″ S 76° 09′ 43″ W), 3070 m elevation, Distrito Conchamarca, Provincia Ambo, Departamento de Huánuco", Peru.

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Known only from the Maraypata Valley (Distrito Conchamarca, Provincia Ambo, Departamento de Huánuco", Peru), 3010-3770 m elevation.

Comment

In the Phrynopus peruanus group according to the original publication. See reange extension by Lehr, 2006, Herpetologica, 62: 338. See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 405. See Duellman and Lehr, 2009, Terrest.-breeding Frogs in Peru: 111-112, for brief account.

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