Atelognathus solitarius (Cei, 1970)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Batrachylidae > Genus: Atelognathus > Species: Atelognathus solitarius

Telmatobius solitarius Cei, 1970, Herpetologica, 26: 18. Holotype: IBAUNC 2045, by original designation. Type locality: "Las Bayas Creek, 48 km south Pilcaniyeu, Rio Negro, Patagonia, Argentina, 1200 m".

Atelognathus solitariusLynch, 1978, Occas. Pap. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas, 72: 1-57.

English Names

Las Bayas Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 70).


Known only from the type locality (Las Bayas Creek, 48 km south of Pilcaniyeu, Rio Negro Province, Patagonia, Argentina, 1200 m elevation).


See map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 296.

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