Bolitoglossa taylori Wake, Brame, and Myers, 1970

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

Bolitoglossa taylori Wake, Brame, and Myers, 1970, Am. Mus. Novit., 2430: 3. Holotype: KU 116544, by original designation. Type locality: "south ridge of Cerro Cituro, Serranía de Pirre, at an elevation of approximately 1100 meters (3608 feet), Darién Province, Republic of Panama".

Bolitoglossa (Eladinea) tayloriParra-Olea, García-París, and Wake, 2004, Biol. J. Linn. Soc., 81: 336.

English Names

Cerro Cituro Salamander (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 30).

Distribution

High elevations of the eastern part of Darién Province, Panama, 800 to 1440 m elevation.

Comment

In the Bolitoglossa (Eladinea) adspersa group of Parra-Olea, García-París, and Wake, 2004, Biol. J. Linn. Soc., 81: 336. 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.: 334–335, provided a brief account, photograph, and range map.

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