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.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Mexico

Endemic: Mexico


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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