Hyloscirtus mashpi Guayasamin, Rivera-Correa, Arteaga-Navarro, Culebras, Bustamante, Pyron, Peñafiel, Morochz, and Hutter, 2015

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Cophomantinae > Genus: Hyloscirtus > Species: Hyloscirtus mashpi

Hyloscirtus mashpi Guayasamin, Rivera-Correa, Arteaga-Navarro, Culebras, Bustamante, Pyron, Peñafiel, Morochz, and Hutter, 2015, Neotropical Biodiversity, 1: 5. Holotype: MZUTI 3747, by original designation. Type locality: "Reserva de Biodiversidad Mashpi, Riachuelo Laguna (0.1631° N, 78.8678° W; 1022 m), Pichincha province, Ecuador". http://zoobank.org/A943A79F-FACA-4B42-991E-FE610071461C

English Names

Mashpi Stream Treefrog (original publication). 

Distribution

Known only from localities on the western slopes of the Ecuadorian Andes, Pichincha province, at elevations between 778 and 1279 m. 

Comment

In the Hyloscirtus bogotensis group and very similar to Hyloscirtus alytolalax according to the original publication. 

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