Phrynopus thompsoni Duellman, 2000

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

Phrynopus thompsoni Duellman, 2000, Herpetologica, 56: 281. Holotype: UF 104033, by original designation. Type locality: "13 km ESE of Yamobamba (08° 00′ S, 78° 28′ W, 3290 m), Provincia Otuzco, Departamento La Libertad, Peru".

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality (13 km east-southeast of Yamobamba), Provincia Otuzco, Departamento La Libertad, Peru.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru


See Duellman and Lehr, 2009, Terrest.-breeding Frogs in Peru: 124-125, for brief account.

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