Craugastor sabrinus (Campbell and Savage, 2000)

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

Eleutherodactylus sabrinus Campbell and Savage, 2000, Herpetol. Monogr., 14: 239. Holotype: UTA A-24425, by original designation. Type locality: "Las Escobas, 5.1 km WSW Puerto Santo Tomas, 150 m, Montañas del Mico, Izabal, Guatemala. This locality is located on the NE slopes of Cerro las Escobas in Lowland Wet Forest at about 15° 38′N, 88° 41′ W."

Craugastor sabrinusCrawford 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 (Craugastor) sabrinusHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 41.

English Names

Long-legged Streamfrog (Campbell, 1998, Amph. Rept. N. Guatemala Yucatan Belize: 57).


Foothills of eastern Guatemala including the Montañas del Mico, the eastern portion of the Sierra de las Minas, the northern portion of the Sierra de Merendón, and the Maya Mountains of Belize, where it occurs in rain forest and cloud forest from near sea level to about 900 m elevation; possibly to be found in adjacent Honduras. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Belize, Guatemala

Likely/Controversially Present: Honduras


In the Eleutherodactylus rugulosus group according to the original publication. See account (as Eleutherodactylus sp.) by Campbell, 1998, Amph. Rept. N. Guatemala Yucatan Belize: 57-58. In the Craugastor punctariolus species series of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 42, and of Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 123. See map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 310. 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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