Eleutherodactylus angustidigitorum (Taylor, 1940)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Eleutherodactylidae > Subfamily: Eleutherodactylinae > Genus: Eleutherodactylus > Species: Eleutherodactylus angustidigitorum

Tomodactylus angustidigitorum Taylor, 1940 "1939", Univ. Kansas Sci. Bull., 26: 494. Holotype: EHT-HMS 18640, by original designation; now FMNH 100126 according to Marx, 1976, Fieldiana, Zool., 69: 66. Type locality: "Quiroga (northeastern end of Lake Pátzcuaro), Michoacán, México, elevation 6,880 ft."

Eleutherodactylus (Syrrhophus) angustidigitorumHedges, 1989, in Woods (ed.), Biogeograph. W. Indies: 318–319; Heinicke, Duellman, and Hedges, 2007, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, Suppl. Inform., 104: Table 2.

Syrrhophus angustidigitorumFrost, 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: 362.

English Names

Patzcuaro Peeping Frog (Liner, 1994, Herpetol. Circ., 23: 18; Liner and Casas-Andreu, 2008, Herpetol. Circ., 38: 24).

Patzcuaro Stream Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 72).

Distribution

Vicinity of Tuxpan, Jalisco, east through northern Michoacán and México (state) to the D.F., Mexico.

Comment

In the Eleutherodactylus (Syrrhophus) nitidus group according to Lynch and Duellman, 1997, Univ. Kansas Mus. Nat. Hist. Spec. Publ., 23: 219. Ponce-Campos and Beaman, 2006, Herpetol. Rev., 37: 237, provided the record for Jalisco and discussed the range. In the Eleutherodactylus (Syrrhophus) longipes species series, Eleutherodactylus modestus species group of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 91–92, and of Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 132. 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: 318.

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