Rhaebo colomai (Hoogmoed, 1985)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Rhaebo > Species: Rhaebo colomai

Andinophryne colomai Hoogmoed, 1985, Zool. Meded., Leiden, 59: 264. Holotype: RMNH 21905, by original designation. Type locality: "'Cabacera del Rio Baboso, cerca a Lita', Carchi Province, Ecuador".

Rhaebo colomai — Ron, Mueses-Cisneros, Gutiérrez-Cárdenas, Rojas-Rivera, Lynch, Rocha, and Galarza, 2015, Zootaxa, 3947: 356. 

English Names

Carchi Andes Toad (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 38).

Distribution

Known from three localities on the western slopes of the Andes in northern Ecuador and southern Colombia, between 1180 and 1500 m elevation. 

Comment

See also Hoogmoed, 1989, Zool. Verh., Leiden, 250: 1-32. See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status (as Andinophryne colomai) in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 156. Transferred into Rhaebo by Ron, Mueses-Cisneros, Gutiérrez-Cárdenas, Rojas-Rivera, Lynch, Rocha, and Galarza, 2015, Zootaxa, 3947: 356, who provided an account. 

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