Pristimantis aniptopalmatus (Duellman and Hedges, 2005)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Craugastoridae > Subfamily: Ceuthomantinae > Genus: Pristimantis > Species: Pristimantis aniptopalmatus

Eleutherodactylus aniptopalmatus Duellman and Hedges, 2005, Copeia, 2005: 529. Holotype: KU 291626, by original designation. Type locality: "Peru, Departamento de Pasco, Provincia de Oxapampa, 2.9 km north and 5.5 km east (airline) of Oxapampa, Cumbre de Ollón, 2300 m elevation".

Pristimantis aniptopalmatusHeinicke, Duellman, and Hedges, 2007, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, Suppl. Inform., 104: Table 2.

Pristimantis (Pristimantis) aniptopalmatusHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 126.

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Known from elevations of 2300–2600 m on the western slopes of the Cordillera Yanachaga in central Peru (Provincia de Oxapampa, Departamento de Pasco).

Comment

In the Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) unistrigatus group according to the original publication. In the Pristimantis (Pristimantis) peruvianus species group of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 126; this reformulated as the Pristimantis danae species group by Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 125. See Duellman and Lehr, 2009, Terrest.-breeding Frogs in Peru: 141-142, for brief account.

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