Pristimantis bambu Arteaga-Navarro and Guayasamin, 2011

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

Pristimantis bambu Arteaga-Navarro and Guayasamin, 2011, Zootaxa, 2876: 19. Holotype: QCAZ 46740, by original designation. Type locality: "La Libertad, Reserva Mazar (02.54804 S, 78.69741 W; 2976 m.a.s.l.), Cantón Azogues, Provincia Cañar, Ecuador; airline distance from Rivera is 6.6 km".

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the Andes of southeastern Ecuador (Provincia Cañar) in the Reserva Mazar, at elevations of 2876–2989 m.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Ecuador

Endemic: Ecuador


In the Pristimantis orestes group, close to Pristimantis simonbolivari and an unnamed species, according to the original publication. Not assignable to species group according to Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 127.

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