Eleutherodactylus cattus Rodriguez, Dugo-Cota, Montero-Mendieta, Gonzalez-Voyer, Alonso Bosch, Vences, and Vilà, 2017

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Eleutherodactylidae > Subfamily: Eleutherodactylinae > Genus: Eleutherodactylus > Species: Eleutherodactylus cattus

Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) cattus Rodriguez, Dugo-Cota, Montero-Mendieta, Gonzalez-Voyer, Bosch, Vences, and Vilà, 2017, Zootaxa, 4221: 509. Holotype: CZACC14.14152, by original designation. Type locality: "the trail to Pico El Gato, Sierra del Cobre, 20.01364 N, 76.04809 W, 844 m a.s.l.", Santiago de Cuba, Cuba. Zoobank publication registration:9DE2B19C-909C-4371-A6D4-6C7BF260D1A9

English Names

None noted. 


Known only from the type locality in the Sierra del Cobre, Santiago de Cuba, where it is expected to be found throughout above 800 m elevation. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Cuba

Endemic: Cuba


In the Eleutherodactylus auriculatus species group and confused with Eleutherodactylus glamyrus prior to its naming according to the original publication. 

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