Allobates juanii (Morales, 1994)

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

Colostethus juanii Morales, 1994, Rev. Esp. Herpetol., 8: 99. Holotype: KU 189427, by original designation. Type locality: "Villavicencio, 04° 09′ S, 73° 38′ W, Meta, Colombia, 467 m."

Allobates juaniiGrant, 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 type locality (Villavicencio, Meta, Colombia) in a botanical garden in an otherwise urban landscape on the lower slopes of the eastern side of the Cordillera Oriental.


Lynch, 2006, Caldasia, 28: 139, noted that Cochran and Goin, 1970, Bull. U.S. Natl. Mus., 288: 48, provided an account of this species under the name Colostethus brunneus. See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status (as Colostethus juanii) in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 223.

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