Bolitoglossa vallecula Brame and Wake, 1963

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

Bolitoglossa vallecula Brame and Wake, 1963, Contrib. Sci. Nat. Hist. Mus. Los Angeles Co., 69: 27. Holotype: MLS 8a, by original designation. Type locality: "Yarumal, 2300 meters (7550 feet), Departamento de Antioquia, Colombia".

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

English Names

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

Distribution

High elevations of the central Andes (Cordillera Central) of the Department of Antioquia, Colombia.

Comment

In the Bolitoglossa (Eladinea) adspersa group of Parra-Olea, García-París, and Wake, 2004, Biol. J. Linn. Soc., 81: 336. Raffaëlli, 2013, Urodeles du Monde, 2nd ed.: 335–336, provided a brief account, photograph, and range map.

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