Pristimantis amaguanae Ron, Carrión, Caminer, Sagredo, Navarrete, Ortega, Varela-Jaramillo, Vidal-Maldonado, and Terán, 2020

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

Pristimantis amaguanae Ron, Carrión-Olmedo, Caminer, Sagredo, Navarrete, Ortega, Varela-Jaramillo, Maldonado-Castro, and Terán, 2020, ZooKeys, 993: 132. Holotype: QCAZ 39274, by original designation. Type locality: "Ecuador, Provincia Pastaza. Surroundings of Villano, AGIP oil camp, K10, Unit 3. (1.4727°S, 77.5359°W), 430 m above sea level".

English Names

Amaguaña’s Rain Frog (original publication). 


Known only from the type locality (surroundings of Villano, Pastaza, Ecuador) in rainforest at 430 m elevation. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Ecuador

Endemic: Ecuador


In the Pristimantis lacrimosus species group according to the original publication. 

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