Dendrotriton chujorum Campbell, Smith, Streicher, Acevedo, and Brodie, 2010

Class: Amphibia > Order: Caudata > Family: Plethodontidae > Subfamily: Hemidactyliinae > Genus: Dendrotriton > Species: Dendrotriton chujorum

Dendrotriton chujorum Campbell, Smith, Streicher, Acevedo, and Brodie, 2010, Misc. Publ. Mus. Zool. Univ. Michigan, 200: 45. Holotype: UTA A-51391, by original designation. Type locality: "14.0 km by road on the road to Nentón NW of the junction with the San Mateo Ixtatán to Barillas road, Huehuetenango, Guatemala, at 2780 m elevation (15.892222° N, 91.564167° W)".

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Northern portion of the Sierra de Cuchumatanes, drained by the Río Grijalva, Huehuetenango, Guatemala.

Comment

Confused with Dendrotriton rabbi prior to its naming according to the original publication. Köhler, 2011, Amph. Cent. Am.: 73–75, compared this species with others from Central America and provided a map and photograph. Raffaëlli, 2013, Urodeles du Monde, 2nd ed.: 362, provided a brief account, photograph, and range map. 

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