Craugastor zunigai Arias, Hertz, and Parra-Olea, 2019

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Craugastoridae > Subfamily: Craugastorinae > Genus: Craugastor > Species: Craugastor zunigai

Craugastor zunigai Arias, Hertz, and Parra-Olea, 2019, Amph. Rept. Conserv., 13: 188. Holotype: UCR 22703, by original designation. Type locality: "Costa Rica: Provincia de Puntarenas: Cantón de Coto Brus: Distrito de Sabalito: Finca Las Alturas, Zona Protectora Las Tablas, (8.976º, -82.834; 1,732 m a.s.l.)". urn:lsid:zoobank.org:act:70A61278-3E9F-454D-8F08-436F453F7116 

 

English Names

Zúñiga’s Dirt Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Southwestern Costa Rica, on the Pacific slopes of Cordillera de Talamanca, so far known from Santa María de Pittier, Tres Colinas, Las Alturas de Cotón, and road to Las Tablas (very near the Panama border into which it likely extends), 1500–2100 m elevation. 

Comment

In the Craugastor podiciferus group, previously confused with Craugastor podiciferus, according to the original publication. 

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