Eleutherodactylus poolei Cochran, 1938

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Eleutherodactylidae > Subfamily: Eleutherodactylinae > Genus: Eleutherodactylus > Species: Eleutherodactylus poolei

Eleutherodactylus poolei Cochran, 1938, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 51: 93. Holotype: USNM 73999, by original designation. Type locality: "Citadel of King Christophe [= Citadelle Laferrière, Département du Nord], Haiti".

Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) pooleiHedges, 1989, in Woods (ed.), Biogeograph. W. Indies: 327;Heinicke, Duellman, and Hedges, 2007, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, Suppl. Inform., 104: 10; Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 56.

English Names

Poole's Robber Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 78).

Distribution

Known only from the Citadelle Laferrière, Département du Nord, Haiti, 550–650 m elevation

Comment

In the Eleutherodactylus auriculatus group, according to Schwartz, 1969, Stud. Fauna Curaçao and other Caribb. Is., 30: 101. In the Eleutherodactylus auriculatus section, Eleutherodactylus montanus series, unassigned to species group, according to Hedges, 1989, in Woods (ed.), Biogeograph. W. Indies: 327. In the Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) martinicensis series, Eleutherodactylus martinicensis group according to Lynch and Duellman, 1997, Univ. Kansas Mus. Nat. Hist. Spec. Publ., 23: 231. In the Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) auriculatus species series, Eleutherodactylus minutus group of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 56, and of Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 129. See map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 369. Henderson and Powell, 2009, Nat. Hist. Rept. Amph. W. Indies: 72, summarized the natural history literature.

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