Pristimantis aemulatus (Ruiz-Carranza, Lynch, and Ardila-Robayo, 1997)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Strabomantidae > Subfamily: Pristimantinae > Genus: Pristimantis > Species: Pristimantis aemulatus

Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) aemulatus Ruiz-Carranza, Lynch, and Ardila-Robayo, 1997, Rev. Acad. Colomb. Cienc. Exact. Fis. Nat., 21: 158. Holotype: ICN 19378, by original designation. Type locality: "Colombia, Departamento de Antioquia, Municipio Urrao, vereda Calles, quebrada Agudelo, cabaña Río Calles, Parque Natural Nacional Las Orquídeas, 1410-1430 m."

Pristimantis aemulatusHeinicke, Duellman, and Hedges, 2007, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, Suppl. Inform., 104: Table 2.

Pristimantis (Pristimantis) aemulatusHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 118.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality in the Parque Natural Nacional Las Orquídeas, Department of Antioquia, Colombia.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Colombia

Endemic: Colombia


Subgenus Eleutherodactylus, unassigned to species group according to the original publication. In the subgenus Pristimantis, but unnassigned to species group by Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 118. Not assignable to any current species group according to Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 127.

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