Eleutherodactylus wixarika Reyes-Velasco, Ahumada-Carrillo, Burkhardt, and Devitt, 2015

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

Eleutherodactylus (Syrrhophus) wixarika Reyes-Velasco, Ahumada-Carrillo, Burkhardt, and Devitt, 2015, Zootaxa, 3914: 309. Holotype: MZFZ 27477, by original designation. Type locality: "Bajío de los Amoles, Municipality of Mezquitic, Jalisco, Mexico (22.059429, -103.933983, 2,467 m; datum = WGS84". http://zoobank.org/urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:C83CDA14-8528-4E15-B5A5-ECE88621196B

Distribution

Sierra Huichol (at 2400 to 2500 m elevation) in the municipality of Mezquitic, Jalisco, Mexico, although likely at high elevations throughout this mountain range and possibly also in other nearby mountain ranges in Jalisco, Zacatecas, Nayarit and Durango, in pine forest. 

Comment

In the Eleutherodactylus (Syrrhophus) longipes series, Eleutherodactylus modestus group, and most closely related to Eleutherodactylus teretistes according to the original publication. 

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