Pristimantis aureolineatus (Guayasamin, Ron, Cisneros-Heredia, Lamar, and McCracken, 2006)

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

Eleutherodactylus aureolineatus Guayasamin, Ron, Cisneros-Heredia, Lamar, and McCracken, 2006, Herpetologica, 62: 192. Holotype: QCAZ 20712, by original designation. Type locality: "Yasuni Scientific Research Station, Universidad Catolica del Ecuador (76° 24′ 19″ W, 00° 40′ 32″ S; altitude 230 m), Provincia de Orellana, Ecuador".

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

Pristimantis (Pristimantis) aureolineatusHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 123.

English Names

None noted.


Amazon Basin of eastern Ecuador, northeastern Peru, and adjacent Acre, Brazil, below 350 m elevation

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil, Ecuador, Peru


In the Eleutherodactylus unistrigatus group, Eleutherodactylus lacrimosus assemblage, according to the original publication. McCracken and Forstner, 2006, Phyllomedusa, 5: 135–143, reported on reproductive ecology and advertisement call. In the Pristimantis (Pristimantis) lacrimosus species group of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 123, and of Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 126. See Duellman and Lehr, 2009, Terrest.-breeding Frogs in Peru: 146-148, for brief account. Bernarde, Machado, and Turci, 2011, Biota Neotrop., 11: 117–144, reported specimens from Reserva Extrativista Riozinho da Liberdade, Acre, Brazil.

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