Craugastor myllomyllon (Savage, 2000)

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

Eleutherodactylus myllomyllon Savage, 2000, Rev. Biol. Tropical, 48: 993. Holotype: MVZ 159934, by original designation. Type locality: "Finca Volcan, Sierra de Xucaneb, Departamento de Alta Verapaz, Guatemala, 875 m".

Craugastor myllomyllonCrawford 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 (Campbellius) myllomyllonHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 34.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality in cloud forest (Finca Volcan, Sierra de Xucaneb, Departamento de Alta Verapaz, Guatemala, 875 m).

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Guatemala

Endemic: Guatemala


In the Eleutherodactylus milesi group, most similar to Eleutherodactylus chrysozetetes, Eleutherodactylus cruzi, Eleutherodactylus epochthidius, Eleutherodactylus stadelmani, and Eleutherodactylus trachydermus, according to the original publication. Köhler, 2011, Amph. Cent. Am.: 140–191, provided a key to the genera and species of Brachycephaloidea (= Craugastoridae, Eleutherodactylidae) in Central America and provided maps and photographs of the species, including this one.

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