Oreobates sanderi (Padial, Reichle, and De la Riva, 2005)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Strabomantidae > Subfamily: Pristimantinae > Genus: Oreobates > Species: Oreobates sanderi

Ischnocnema sanderi Padial, Reichle, and De la Riva, 2005, J. Herpetol., 39: 187. Holotype: CBF 5385, by original designation. Type locality: "Arroy Bilunto (14° 38′ 24″ S, 68° 31′ 45″ W), Chunirumi Valley, Bilunto Mountains, Area Natural de Manejo Integrado Madidi, near Santa Cruz de Valle Ameno, Province Franz Tamayo, Departament [sic] La Paz, Bolivia, 1800 m".

Oreobates sanderiCaramaschi and Canedo, 2006, Zootaxa, 1116: 52.

English Names

None noted.


Cloud forest of northwestern Bolivia (Departamento La Paz) and Santo Domingo (1400–1500 m elevation), Distrito de Limbani, Provincia de Sandia,  Departamento Puno, Peru.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Bolivia, Peru


Most similar to Ischnocnema sanctaecrucis according to the original publication. Padial, Reichle, and De la Riva, 2005, Graellsia, 61: 143, confirmed that the original correct spelling of the name was Ischnocnema sanderi. See account by Padial, Chaparro, and De la Riva, 2008, Zool. J. Linn. Soc., 152: 763, who provided the Peru record.

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