Centrolene condor Cisneros-Heredia and Morales-Mite, 2008

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Centrolenidae > Subfamily: Centroleninae > Genus: Centrolene > Species: Centrolene condor

Centrolene condor Cisneros-Heredia and Morales-Mite, 2008, Herpetozoa, Wien, 21: 50. Holotype: QCAZ 37279, by original designation. Type locality: "Destacamento Militar Cóndor Mirador, western slope of the Cordillera del Cóndor, (03º18′25″S, 78º23′36″W, between 1750-1850 m elevation), Provincia de Zamora-Chinchipe, República del Ecuador".

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality in the Cordillera del Cóndor in Zamora-Chinchipe Province, southern Ecuador, at elevations of 1750-1850 m.


Most similar to Centrolene altitudinale, Centrolene buckleyi, Centrolene hesperium, Centrolene lemniscatum, and Centrolene venezuelense according to the original publication. Catenazzi, von May, Gagliardi-Urrutia, Lehr, and Guayasamin, 2012, Zootaxa, 3388: 64, confirmed the placement of this species in Centrolene.

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