Microkayla chaupi (De la Riva and Aparicio, 2016)

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

Psychrophrynella chaupi De la Riva and Aparicio, 2016, Salamandra, 52: 284. Holotype: CBF 5694, by original designation. Type locality: "Valle de Tojoloque, 14°44’19.5’’ S, 69°00’33.3’’ W, 3,940 m, Province Franz Tamayo, Department La Paz, Bolivia". ZooBank publication registration: 1AAD5F52-DBAE-4765-A6E9-2B9673970FDA

Microkayla chaupi —  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 (Valle de Tojoloque, Province Franz Tamayo, Department La Paz, Bolivia) and its surroundings, from 3580 to 3940 m elevation. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Bolivia

Endemic: Bolivia

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