Pristimantis churuwiai Brito-M., Batallas-R., and Yánez-Muñoz, 2017

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

Pristimantis churuwiai Brito-M., Batallas-Revelo, and Yánez-Muñoz, 2017, Neotropical Biodiversity, 3: 128. Holotype: DHMECN 12243, by original designation. Type locality: "en el río Sardinayacu (2º04′ 45.3″ S; 78º09′ 37.3″ W, 1400 m), Parque Nacional Sangay, parroquia Sinaí, cantón Morona, provincia de Morona Santiago, República del Ecuador". 

English Names

 Chruruwia’s Rainfrog (original publication). 


Known only from Sardinayacu in theParque Nacional Sangay and the Bosque Protector Kutukú– Shaimi, Provincia Morona Santiago, Ecuador, 1400 ato1800 m elevation. 


Assigned to the Pristimantis frater group in the original publication. 

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