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

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

Eleutherodactylus aurantiguttatus Ruiz-Carranza, Lynch, and Ardila-Robayo, 1997, Rev. Acad. Colomb. Cienc. Exact. Fis. Nat., 21: 160. Holotype: ICN 19373, by original designation. Type locality: "Colombia, Departamento de Antioquia, Municipio Urrao, vereda Calles, Parque Natural Nacional Las Orquídeas, alrededores cabaña Río Calles (Inderena), 1410-1525 m."

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

Pristimantis (Pristimantis) aurantiguttatusHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 128.

English Names

None noted.


Between 1000 and 1900 m elevation in three sites in Antioquia (Antadó, Murrí, and Urrao) and in comparable elevations on the western slope of the Serranía de los Paraguas, Chocó, Colombia.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Colombia

Endemic: Colombia


Unassigned to species group in the original publication. In the Pristimantis (Pristimantis) unistrigatus species group of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 128.  Not assignable to species group according to Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 127.

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