Bolitoglossa guaneae Acosta-Galvis and Gutiérrez-Lamus, 2012

Class: Amphibia > Order: Caudata > Family: Plethodontidae > Subfamily: Hemidactyliinae > Genus: Bolitoglossa > Species: Bolitoglossa guaneae

Bolitoglossa guaneae Acosta-Galvis and Gutiérrez-Lamus, 2012, Pap. Avulsos Zool., São Paulo, 52: 202. Holotype: ICNMHN 54440, by original designation. Type locality: "Colombia, Department de Santander, Municipality of Encino, Cartagena stream, enlargement area of Flora and Fauna Sanctuary Guanentá, Alto Río Fonce, vereda La Chapa, Department of Santander, west flank from Cordillera Oriental, Colombia, elevation 1836 m. 06° 06′ 58.2″ N and 73° 07′ 34.4″ W."

Bolitoglossa (Eladinea) guaneae —  Raffaëlli, 2013, Urodeles du Monde, 2nd ed.: 335.

English Names

None noted.


Central region of the western slope of the Cordillera Oriental in the departments of Santander and Boyacá, Colombia, 1836 to 2400 m elevation.


Most closely related to Bolitoglossa pandi and Bolitoglossa phalarosoma according to the orginal publication. Raffaëlli, 2013, Urodeles du Monde, 2nd ed.: 335, provided a brief account, photograph, and range map. 

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