Craugastor galacticorhinus (Canseco-Márquez and Smith, 2004)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Craugastoridae > Genus: Craugastor > Species: Craugastor galacticorhinus

Eleutherodactylus galacticorhinus Canseco-Márquez and Smith, 2004, Herpetologica, 60: 359. Holotype: MZFC 14461, by original designation. Type locality: "2 km E of Zoquitlán, Sierra Nega, Estado de Puebla, Mexico, 2155 m.... This locality is at approximately 18° 19′ N, 97° 00′ W".

Craugastor galacticorhinusCrawford and Smith, 2005, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 35: 551, by implication; Frost, Grant, Faivovich, Bain, Haas, Haddad, de Sá, Channing, Wilkinson, Donnellan, Raxworthy, Campbell, Blotto, Moler, Drewes, Nussbaum, Lynch, Green, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 297: 360.

Craugastor (Hylactophryne) galacticorhinusHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 45.

English Names

White-snouted Robber Frog (Liner and Casas-Andreu, 2008, Herpetol. Circ., 38: 10).


Known only from the type locality at an elevation of 2155 m in the Sierra Negra of southeast Puebla, Mexico, in disturbed cloud forest.


In the Eleutherodactylus alfredi group according to the original publication. In the Craugastor (Hylactophryne) bocourti species series of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 45. Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 123, rejected species groups within the subgenus Hylactophryne.

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