Eleutherodactylus teretistes (Duellman, 1958)

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

Syrrhophus teretistes Duellman, 1958, Occas. Pap. Mus. Zool. Univ. Michigan, 594: 10. Holotype: UMMZ 115451, by original designation. Type locality: "3 miles northwest of Tepic, Nayarit (±2950 feet)", Mexico.

Eleutherodactylus teretistesMyers, 1962, Copeia, 1962: 196, by implication.

Eleutherodactylus (Syrrhophus) teretistesHedges, 1989, in Woods (ed.), Biogeograph. W. Indies: 318–319. Heinicke, Duellman, and Hedges, 2007, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, Suppl. Inform., 104: Table 2.

Syrrhophus teretistesFrost, Grant, Faivovich, Bain, Haas, Haddad, de Sá, Channing, Wilkinson, Donnellan, Raxworthy, Campbell, Blotto, Moler, Drewes, Nussbaum, Lynch, Green, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 297: 362.

English Names

Whistling Frog (Liner, 1994, Herpetol. Circ., 23: 21; Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 79; Liner and Casas-Andreu, 2008, Herpetol. Circ., 38: 25).

Distribution

Moderate elevations (840–1200 m) in the Sierra Madre Occidental of Nayarit, Sinaloa, and Durango, Mexico.

Comment

In the Eleutherodactylus (Syrrhophus) modestus group of the Eleutherodactylus longipes series of Hedges, 1989, in Woods (ed.), Biogeograph. W. Indies: 318-319. In the Eleutherodactylus (Syrrhophus) modestus group according to Lynch and Duellman, 1997, Univ. Kansas Mus. Nat. Hist. Spec. Publ., 23: 233. See account by Lynch, 1970, Univ. Kansas Publ. Mus. Nat. Hist., 20: 40. In the Eleutherodactylus (Syrrhophus) longipes species series, Eleutherodactylus modestus species group of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 91, and of Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 131.

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