Pristimantis flavobracatus (Lehr, Lundberg, Aguilar, and von May, 2006)

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

Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) flavobracatus Lehr, Lundberg, Aguilar, and von May, 2006, Herpetol. Monogr., 20: 106. Holotype: MUSM 19871, by original designation. Type locality: "Km 34 on road from Oxapampa to Yaupi (10° 44′ 44.4″ S, 75° 30′ 02.2″ W) at 1770 m . . . Distrito de Chontabamba, provincia de Oxapampa, Departamento de Pasco, Peru".

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

Pristimantis (Pristimantis) flavobracatusHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 128.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality in the Selva Alta Ecoregion on the Amazonian slopes of the Cordillera oriental in central Peru at 1770 m elevation.


In the Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) unistrigatus group, most similar to Eleutherodactylus cruciocularis, according to the original publication. In the Pristimantis (Pristimantis) unistrigatus species group of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 128. Not assignable to a species group according to Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 127. See Duellman and Lehr, 2009, Terrest.-breeding Frogs in Peru: 179-180, for brief account.

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