Pristimantis cedros Hutter and Guayasamin, 2015

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

Pristimantis cedros Hutter and Guayasamin, 2015, Neotropical Biodiversity, 1: 46. Holotype: MZUTI 1713, by original designation. Type locality: " Reserva Los Cedros (0.31943°N, 78.785°W, 1880 m), Provincia de Imbabura, Ecuador". Zoobank publication registration: 52E1ADFD-D585-499F-91C9-3D233B7CCA5F

English Names

Los Cedros Rainfrog (original publication). 


Cloud forests of Reserva Los Cedros, Provincia de Imbabura, Ecuador, elevation 1583–2911 m.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Ecuador

Endemic: Ecuador


Previously confused with Pristimantis calcarulatus according to the original publication. Proaño, Proaño-Morales, and Guayasamin, 2022, Ecosistemas, 31 (2: 2137): 1–9, reported a collection from the Sierra de Toisán, Imbabura, Ecuador, and provided a new maximum elevation record.

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