Atelopus podocarpus Coloma, Duellman, Almendáriz, Ron, Terán-Valdez, and Guayasamin, 2010

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Atelopus > Species: Atelopus podocarpus

Atelopus podocarpus Coloma, Duellman, Almendáriz C., Ron, Terán-Valdez, and Guayasamin, 2010, Zootaxa, 2574: 28. Holotype: QCAZ 6801, by original designation. Type locality: "Lagunas del Compadre (4°10′ S, 79°06′ W; ca. 3300 m), Parque Nacional Podocarpus, Provincia Loja, Ecuador".

English Names

None noted.


Known from páramo and subpáramo habitats in the southern Cordillera Oriental of Ecuador (Provincias Loja and Zamora Chinchipe) to Departamento Piura in Cordillera de Huancabamba in northern Peru.


Extinct according to the original publication.

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