Anomaloglossus stepheni (Martins, 1989)

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

Colostethus stepheni Martins, 1989, Rev. Brasil. Biol., 49: 1010. Holotype: MZUSP 64569, by original designation. Type locality: "proveniente da bica da vila residencial da Usina Hidroeléctrica de Balbin, município de Presidente Figueiredo (aprox. 2°05′ S, 59°55′ W; alt. 50 m), Estado do Amazonas, Brasil".

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

English Names

Stephen's Rocket Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 49).

Distribution

Throughout Surinam and adjacent guianan Brazil; expected in southeastern Guyana.

Comment

Prior to the revision of Grant, Frost, Caldwell, Gagliardo, Haddad, Kok, Means, Noonan, Schargel, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 299, Morales, 2002 "2000", Publ. Asoc. Amigos Doñana, 13: 1-59, provided an account and placed this species in his Colostethus trilineatus group.  In the Anomaloglossus stepheni group of Vacher, Kok, Rodrigues, Lima, Lorenzini, Martinez, Fallet, Courtois, Blanc, Gaucher, Dewynter, Jairam, Ouboter, Thébaud, and Fouquet, 2017, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 112: 158–173, who redelimited the species. 

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