Diasporus tinker (Lynch, 2001)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Eleutherodactylidae > Subfamily: Eleutherodactylinae > Genus: Diasporus > Species: Diasporus tinker

Eleutherodactylus tinker Lynch, 2001, Rev. Acad. Colomb. Cienc. Exact. Fis. Nat., 25: 292. Holotype: ICN 45174, by original designation. Type locality: "COLOMBIA, Valle del Cauca, Muncipio Buenaventura, Estación Forestal (de la Universidad de Tolima) 'Bajo Calima', 50 m, 3° 59´ N 76° 57´ W".

Pristimantis tinkerHeinicke, Duellman, and Hedges, 2007, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, Suppl. Inform., 104: Table 2.

Diasporus tinkerHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 47.

English Names

None noted.


Southern Córdoba and western Antioquia south to Valle del Cauca, up to at least 1880 m elevation, Colombia.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Colombia

Endemic: Colombia


In the Eleutherodactylus diastema group according to the original publication. Transferred to Diasporus by Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 47. Toro-Sánchez and Bernal-Bautista, 2015, S. Am. J. Herpetol., 10: 116–120, reported on the advertisement call. 

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