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.


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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