Dendropsophus luddeckei Guarnizo, Escallón, Cannatella, and Amézquita, 2012

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Dendropsophinae > Genus: Dendropsophus > Species: Dendropsophus luddeckei

Dendropsophus luddeckei Guarnizo, Escallón, Cannatella, and Amézquita, 2012, Herpetologica, 68: 535. Holotype: ANDES-A 0603, by original designation. Type locality: "Sotaquira, (05°45′02.8″N; 73°16′39.7″W), 2765 m elevation, Departamento de Boyacá, Colombia".

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Elevations of 2000 to 4100 m in Boyacá, Cundinamarca, and Norte de Santander, Colombia.

Comment

Most closely related to Dendropsophus labialis and previously confused with that species. according to the original publication. See Guarnizo, 2013, Catal. Anf. Rept. Colombia, Medellín, 1: 50–52, for account and dot map. Guarnizo and Cannatella, 2014, J. Heredity, 20: 216–225, reported on gene flow characteristics. 

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