Bolitoglossa la Campbell, Smith, Streicher, Acevedo, and Brodie, 2010

Class: Amphibia > Order: Caudata > Family: Plethodontidae > Subfamily: Hemidactyliinae > Genus: Bolitoglossa > Species: Bolitoglossa la

Bolitoglossa (Magndadigita) la Campbell, Smith, Streicher, Acevedo, and Brodie, 2010, Misc. Publ. Mus. Zool. Univ. Michigan, 200: 23. Holotype: UTA A-38661, by original designation. Type locality: "3.0 km SSE Chichicastenango, valley between Paxot and Caminibal, 2100 m, El Quiché, Guatemala (14.921181° N, 91.103626° W)".

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Northern edge of the Guatemalan Plateau and the extreme western portion of the Sierra de Chuacús, at 2100–2390 m in pine-oak forest, El Quiché, Guatemala.

Comment

Confused with Bolitoglossa cuchumatana prior to its naming according to Campbell, Smith, Streicher, Acevedo, and Brodie, 2010, Misc. Publ. Mus. Zool. Univ. Michigan, 200: 22–24. Köhler, 2011, Amph. Cent. Am.: 40–69, compared this species with others from Central America and provided a map and photograph. Raffaëlli, 2013, Urodeles du Monde, 2nd ed.: 346, provided a brief account, photograph, and range map.

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