Microkayla boettgeri (Lehr, 2006)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Strabomantidae > Subfamily: Holoadeninae > Genus: Microkayla > Species: Microkayla boettgeri

Phrynopus boettgeri Lehr, 2006, Herpetologica, 62: 332. Holotype: MUSM 19966, by original designation. Type locality: "Phara (14° 07′ 36.2″ S, 69° 39′ 52.3″ W, 3466 m), Distrito de Limbani, Provincia de Sandia, Departamento de Puno, Peru".

Psychrophrynella boettgeriHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 102.

Microkayla boettgeri —  De la Riva, Chaparro, Castroviejo-Fisher, and Padial, 2017 "2018", Zool. J. Linn. Soc., 182: 146. 

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality, Phara, in cloud forest in the Cordillera Oriental of Provincia de Sandia, Departamento de Puno, southeastern Peru

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru


See Duellman and Lehr, 2009, Terrest.-breeding Frogs in Peru: 261, for brief account.

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