Phrynopus mariellaleo Venegas, Barboza, De la Riva, and Padial, 2018

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

Phrynopus mariellaleo Venegas, Barboza, De la Riva, and Padial, 2018, Zootaxa, 4446: 504. Holotype: CORBIDI 11668, by original designation. Type locality: "Sedrusco, Vista Alegre district, Rodríguez de Mendoza Province, Departamento Amazonas, Peru (6°6’42.9’’S, 77°26’24’’W, 2575 m asl.; . . . )". http://zoobank.org/urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:DA56237C-79FC-49BB-8C02-FDF8FDD79E34

English Names

None noted. 

Distribution

known only from the type locality (Sedrusco, Vista Alegre district, Rodríguez de Mendoza Province, Departamento Amazonas, Peru) in the humid montane forest of the headwaters of the Mayo river, Amazonas Department, at 2575 m elevation, on the Amazonian slopes of the extreme northeastern portion of the Central Andes in northern Peru.

Comment

The sister taxon of Phrynopus auriculatus according to the original publication. 

 

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