Stefania riae Duellman and Hoogmoed, 1984

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hemiphractidae > Subfamily: Hemiphractinae > Genus: Stefania > Species: Stefania riae

Stefania riae Duellman and Hoogmoed, 1984, Misc. Publ. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas, 75: 23. Holotype: KU 174688, by original designation. Type locality: "Cerro Sarisariñama, 1400 m, Estado Bolívar, Venezuela".

English Names

Stefania Treefrog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 65).

Sarisariñama Carrying Frog (Barrio-Amorós and Brewer-Carias, 2008, Zootaxa, 1942: 23). 


Restricted to the Sarisariñama Massif, Bolívar, Venezuela.


In the Stefania evansi group. See account by Señaris, Ayarzagüena, and Gorzula, 1997 "1996", Publ. Asoc. Amigos Doñana, 7: 1-57. Barrio-Amorós and Brewer-Carias, 2008, Zootaxa, 1942: 23–26, discussed variation, range, and natural history. 

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