Bryophryne bustamantei (Chaparro, De la Riva, Padial, Ochoa, and Lehr, 2007)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Strabomantidae > Subfamily: Holoadeninae > Genus: Bryophryne > Species: Bryophryne bustamantei

Phrynopus bustamantei Chaparro, De la Riva, Padial, Ochoa, and Lehr, 2007, Zootaxa, 1618: 62. Holotype: MHNCP 6018, by original designation. Type locality: "Canchayoc (13° 07′16.2″ S, 72° 19′ 53.0″W, 3663 m a.s.l.), near Abra de Málaga, Distrito de Huayopata, Provincia de la Convención, Departamento Cusco, Peru".

Bryophryne bustamanteiHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 99.

English Names

None noted.


Humid grassy puna in the Umasbamba Valley, near to Abra de Málaga, and Canchayoc, Distrito de Huayopata, Provincia de La Convención, Departamento Cusco, between 3555-3950 m elevation.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru


See Duellman and Lehr, 2009, Terrest.-breeding Frogs in Peru: 77, for account.

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