Hyloxalus pinguis (Rivero and Granados-Díaz, 1990)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Dendrobatoidea > Family: Dendrobatidae > Subfamily: Hyloxalinae > Genus: Hyloxalus > Species: Hyloxalus pinguis

Colostethus pinguis Rivero and Granados-Díaz, 1990 "1989", Caribb. J. Sci., 25: 148. Holotype: ICN 20006, by original designation. Type locality: "Malvasa, 2995 m, Valle de Paletará, Municipio de Totoró, vertiente occidental Cordillera Central, Departamento del Cauca, Colombia."

Hyloxalus pinguisGrant, Frost, Caldwell, Gagliardo, Haddad, Kok, Means, Noonan, Schargel, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 299: 169.

English Names

Malvasa Rocket Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 49).


Western slope of the Cordillera Central in Cauca, Colombia, 2995 m elevation.

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