Ameerega ignipedis Brown and Twomey, 2009

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Dendrobatoidea > Family: Dendrobatidae > Subfamily: Colostethinae > Genus: Ameerega > Species: Ameerega ignipedis

Ameerega ignipedis Brown and Twomey, 2009, Zootaxa, 2049: 5. Holotype: MUSM 24948, by original designation. Type locality: "Departamento Loreto, Peru, 17.5 km NE Contamana at the western foot of the Serranía de Contamana, 240 m elevation, 7° 11′ 55.46″ S, 74° 57′ 35.28″ W. Type locality near "El Unión", a campsite located at the confluence of a hot-water and cold-water stream."

English Names

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Known only from two localities in the Serranía de Contamana, but probably occurs more widely throughout the foothills of the Serranía de Contamana as well as other parts of the Sierra del Divisor, Departamento Loreto, Peru.

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