Hyalinobatrachium mesai Barrio-Amorós and Brewer-Carias, 2008

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Centrolenidae > Subfamily: Hyalinobatrachinae > Genus: Hyalinobatrachium > Species: Hyalinobatrachium mesai

Hyalinobatrachium mesai Barrio-Amorós and Brewer-Carias, 2008, Zootaxa, 1942: 18. Holotype: EBRG 4644, by original designation. Type locality: "from Locality VI on the southern slope of Sarisariñama-tepui, Estado Bolívar, Venezuela (4º 25′ N, 64º 7′ W), elevation 420 m".

English Names

Sarisariñama Glass Frog (original publication).

Distribution

Known only from the type locality (southern slope of Sarisariñama-tepui, Estado Bolívar, Venezuela, 420 m elevation).

Comment

See comment under Hyalinobatrachium iaspidiense. Yánez-Muñoz, Pérez-Peña, and Cisneros-Heredia, 2009, Herpetol. Notes, 2: 50, discussed the possibility of this and Hyalinobatrachium iaspidiense being conspecific and retained them as distinct. Castroviejo-Fisher, Vilà, Ayarzagüena, Blanc, and Ernst, 2011, Zootaxa, 3132: 1-55, provided a detailed account and revised diagnosis.

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