Phrynopus auriculatus Duellman and Hedges, 2008

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Strabomantidae > Subfamily: Pristimantinae > Genus: Phrynopus > Species: Phrynopus auriculatus

Phrynopus auriculatus Duellman and Hedges, 2008, Zootaxa, 1675: 60. Holotype: KU 291633, by original designation. Type locality: "2.9 km N, 5.5 km E (airline) Oxapampa, 2600 m, 10° 32′ 38″ S, 75° 21′ 10″ W, Departamento Pasco, Peru".

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality (2.9 km N, 5.5 km E Oxapampa, Departamento Pasco, Peru, 2600 m elevation) in humid montane forest.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru


See Duellman and Lehr, 2009, Terrest.-breeding Frogs in Peru: 104-105, for brief account.

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