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

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

Bolitoglossa (Magndadigita) suchitanensis Campbell, Smith, Streicher, Acevedo, and Brodie, 2010, Misc. Publ. Mus. Zool. Univ. Michigan, 200: 16. Holotype: UTA A-58421, by original designation. Type locality: "Volcán Suchitán, above Aldea Suchitán, Municipio Santa Catarina Mita, 1960 m, Jutiapa, Guatemala (14.403209° N, 89.779753° W) . . . . buried in moss on a log at about 1615 h near a rest stop on a hiking trail known locally as 'La Bandera'".

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Known only from 1850 to 1990 m on Volcán Suchitán, Jutiapa, Guatemala, but probably occurring to the summit at 2042 m.

Comment

In the Bolitoglossa (Magnadigita) morio group of Campbell, Smith, Streicher, Acevedo, and Brodie, 2010, Misc. Publ. Mus. Zool. Univ. Michigan, 200: 19. 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.: 351, provided a brief account, photograph, and range map.

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