Anomaloglossus praderioi (La Marca, 1997)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Dendrobatoidea > Family: Aromobatidae > Subfamily: Anomaloglossinae > Genus: Anomaloglossus > Species: Anomaloglossus praderioi

Colostethus praderioi La Marca, 1997 "1996", Publ. Asoc. Amigos Doñana, 9: 32. Holotype: ULABG 4196, by original designation. Type locality: "Monte Roraima, tercera quebrada a partir de la base (5° 10′ N y 60° 47′ W), Parque nacional Canaima, Sector Oriental (Gran Sabana), Estado Bolívar, Venezuela, 1950 m s.n.m."

Anomaloglossus praderioiGrant, Frost, Caldwell, Gagliardo, Haddad, Kok, Means, Noonan, Schargel, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 299: 158.

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Known only from the vicinity of the type locality on Mount Roraima, Estado Bolívar, Venezuela, 1800-1950 m elevation, as well as in adjacent western Guyana.

Comment

Barrio-Amorós, 2004, Rev. Ecol. Latino Am., 9: 8, reported on distribution and relevant literature. Kok, 2010, Pap. Avulsos Zool., São Paulo, 50: 51-68, redesribed the holotype and described the call and larva. See Cole, Townsend, Reynolds, MacCulloch, and Lathrop, 2013, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 125: 373-374, for brief account and records for Guyana.

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