Microkayla pinguis (Harvey and Ergueta-Sandoval, 1998)

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

Phrynopus pinguis Harvey and Ergueta-Sandoval, 1998, J. Herpetol., 32: 536. Holotype: CBF 1906, by original designation. Type locality: "Choquetanga Chico, Provincia Inquisivi, Departamento La Paz, Bolivia".

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

Microkayla pinguis — 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 (Provincia Inquisivi, Departamento La Paz, Bolivia).


Most closely related to members of the Phrynopus peruanus group according to the original publication. De la Riva, 2007, Herpetol. Monogr., 21: 268-269, provided an account.

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