Allobates alessandroi (Grant and Rodriguez, 2001)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Dendrobatoidea > Family: Aromobatidae > Subfamily: Allobatinae > Genus: Allobates > Species: Allobates alessandroi

Colostethus alessandroi Grant and Rodríguez, 2001, Am. Mus. Novit., 3355: 16. Holotype: MUSM 17741, by original designation. Type locality: "San Pedro, Cosñipata, Paucartambo, Departamento de Cuzco, Peru, GPS coordinates 13° 03′ S, 71° 32′ W, 1480 m . . . from atop a rock beside a stream".

Allobates alessandroiGrant, Frost, Caldwell, Gagliardo, Haddad, Kok, Means, Noonan, Schargel, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 299: 162.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the riparian habitats in the vicinity of the type locality in the Department of Cuzco (13° 03′ S, 71° 32′ W) as well as San Gabán, Department of Puno, Peru, 820-1480 m elevation.


Most similar to Allobates mcdiarmidi (as Colostethus mcdiarmidi) according to the original publication.

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