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

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

Dendrotriton kekchiorum Campbell, Smith, Streicher, Acevedo, and Brodie, 2010, Misc. Publ. Mus. Zool. Univ. Michigan, 200: 48. Holotype: UTA A-51086, by original designation. Type locality: "road between El Chimel and San Pablo El Baldío, El Quiché, Guatemala, at 2100 m elevation (15.511944° N, 90.791944° W)".

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Known only from the type locality (road between El Chimel and San Pablo El Baldío, El Quiché, Guatemala, at 2100 m elevation).

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.: 363, provided a brief account, photograph, and range map. 

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