Craugastor saltator (Taylor, 1941)

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

Eleutherodactylus saltator Taylor, 1941, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 54: 89. Holotype: EHT-HMS 24301, by original designation; now FMNH 100116 according to Marx, 1976, Fieldiana, Zool., 69: 49. Type locality: "Omilteme, Guerrero, about 8,000 ft.", Mexico.

Eleutherodactylus (Craugastor) saltatorHedges, 1989, in Woods (ed.), Biogeograph. W. Indies: 317, by implication.

Craugastor (Craugastor) saltatorHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 39.

English Names

None noted.


Intermediate to high elevations (1500–3420 m) in the highlands of Guerrero, Mexico.


Removed from the synonymy of Craugastor mexicanus by Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 40, where it had been placed by Lynch, 2000, Rev. Acad. Colomb. Cienc. Exact. Fis. Nat., 24: 130. In the Craugastor (Craugastormexicanus species series of Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 123.

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