Telmatobius philippii Cuevas and Formas, 2002

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Telmatobiidae > Genus: Telmatobius > Species: Telmatobius philippii

Telmatobius philippii Cuevas and Formas, 2002, Rev. Chilena Hist. Nat., 75: 246. Holotype: IZUA 3093, by original designation; destroyed by fire on 3 December 2007. Type locality:"Quebrada de Amincha (35° 28′ S, 71° 11′ O, 3.800 m de altitud), 7 km al NO de Ollagüe, 196 km al NE de Calama (por carretera), provincia El Loa, región de Antofagasta, cordillera de Los Andes, Chile".

English Names

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Quebrada de Amincha and Quebrada del Inca, near Ollagüe, 3700 m elevation, Antofagasta Region, Loa Province, Chile.


See discussion by Formas, Veloso, and Ortiz, 2005, in Lavilla and De la Riva (eds.), Monogr. Herpetol., 7: 103-114.

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