Noblella lynchi (Duellman, 1991)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Strabomantidae > Subfamily: Holoadeninae > Genus: Noblella > Species: Noblella lynchi

Phyllonastes lynchi Duellman, 1991, Herpetologica, 47: 10. Holotype: KU 212318, by original designation. Type locality: "east slope of Abra Chanchillo (06°49′S, 77°54′W, elevation 2870 m), 42 km (by road) ENE of Balsas, Provincia Chachapoyas, Departamento Amazonas, Peru".

Noblella lynchiDe la Riva, Chaparro, and Padial, 2008, Zootaxa, 1685: 68.

English Names

Lynch's Leaf Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 83).


Known only from the type locality in cloud forest near the western crest of the Cordillera Central in northern Peru and from the Huiquilla Private Conservation Area, located in the district of Longuita, province of Luya, department of Amazonas, both localities in Peru. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru


See Duellman and Lehr, 2009, Terrest.-breeding Frogs in Peru: 93, for brief account. Rodríguez, 2015, Amph. Rept. Conserv., 9 (1, e99): 12–14, provided a second record from 

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