Centrolene lemniscatum Duellman and Schulte, 1993

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Centrolenidae > Subfamily: Centroleninae > Genus: Centrolene > Species: Centrolene lemniscatum

Centrolene lemniscatum Duellman and Schulte, 1993, Occas. Pap. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas, 155: 12. Holotype: KU 217300, by original designation. Type locality: "14 km (by road) west of Venceremos (05° 44′ S, 77° 32′ W, 2000 m), Provincia Rioja, Departamento San Martín, Perú".

English Names

Rioja Giant Glass Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 46).


Known only from the type locality on the eastern slopes of the central Andes of Peru.


In the Centrolene prosoblepon group according to the original publication, most similar to Centrolene hesperium.

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