Hyalinobatrachium yaku Guayasamin, Cisneros-Heredia, Maynard, Lynch, Culebras, and Hamilton, 2017

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Centrolenidae > Subfamily: Hyalinobatrachinae > Genus: Hyalinobatrachium > Species: Hyalinobatrachium yaku

Hyalinobatrachium yaku Guayasamin, Cisneros-Heredia, Maynard, Lynch, Culebras, and Hamilton, 2017, ZooKeys, 673: 5. Holotype: MZUTI 5001, by original designation. Type locality: "from a stream affluent of the Kallana river (1.4696°S, 77.2784°W, 325 m), nearby the Kichwa community of Kallana, province of Pastaza, Ecuador".  http://zoobank.org/93A045E0-130D-4217-B20F-60CB55510B06 

English Names

Yaku Glassfrog (original publication). 

Distribution

Known from three localities lowland locality in Amazonian Ecuador at elevations of 300 to 360 m: 1) Kallan in Pastaza Province; 2) Ahuano, Napo Province; and 3) San Jose de Payamino in Orellana; likely extending into adjacent Peru. 

Comment

The sister of Hyalinobatrachium pellucidum according to the original publication. 

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