Rulyrana mcdiarmidi (Cisneros-Heredia, Venegas, Rada, and Schulte, 2008)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Centrolenidae > Subfamily: Centroleninae > Genus: Rulyrana > Species: Rulyrana mcdiarmidi

Cochranella mcdiarmidi Cisneros-Heredia, Venegas, Rada, and Schulte, 2008, Herpetologica, 64: 342. Holotype: DFCH-USFQ D132, by original designation. Type locality: "along a small rivulet tributary of the Jambue River, ca. 6 km S from Zamora (ca. 04° 03′S, 78° 56′W, 1150 m), on the western slope of Contrafuerte de Tzunantza, Cordillera Oriental, eastern slopes of the Andes, Provincia de Zamora-Chinchipe, República del Ecuador".

Rulyrana mcdiarmidiGuayasamin, Castroviejo-Fisher, Trueb, Ayarzagüena, Rada, and Vilà, 2009, Zootaxa, 2100: 34.

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Widely distributed in the Utcubamba and central Marañón drainages in Amazonas, Peru, and eastern foothills of southern Ecuador at elevations between 682–1811 m. 

Comment

New records, a discussion of the possible conspecific relationship with Rulyrana saxiscandens, and additional life history data were provided by Twomey, Delia, and Castroviejo-Fisher, 2014, Zootaxa, 3851: 48–49. 

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