Pristimantis corniger (Lynch and Suárez-Mayorga, 2003)

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

Eleutherodactylus corniger Lynch and Suárez-Mayorga, 2003, Rev. Acad. Colomb. Cienc. Exact. Fis. Nat., 27: 608. Holotype: ICN 22867, by original designation. Type locality: "COLOMBIA, Departamento de Caquetá: Municipio de Florencia, vereda Gabinete, 0.7 km E límite Huila—Caquetá, 2340-2370 m.s.n.m."

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

Pristimantis (Pristimantis) cornigerHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 128.

English Names

None noted.


Above 2000 m elevation in the vicinity of the type locality (Huila and Caquetá, Colombia).

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Colombia

Endemic: Colombia


Most similar and likely closely related to Eleutherodactylus chloronotus and Eleutherodactylus vicarius, according to the original publication. In the Pristimantis (Pristimantis) unistrigatus species group of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 128. Not assignable to a species group according to Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 127.

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