Pristimantis daquilemai Brito-Zapata, Reyes-Puig, Cisneros-Heredia, Zumel, and Ron, 2021

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

Pristimantis daquilemai Brito-Zapata, Reyes-Puig, Cisneros-Heredia, Zumel, and Ron, 2021, Zootaxa, 5072: 355. Holotype: ZSFQ 1206, by original designation. Type locality: "near the community of Río Blanco (3.907196°S, 78.485674°W, 2054 m), Paquisha parish, Paquisha county, province of Zamora Chinchipe, Republic of Ecuador". urn:lsid:zoobank.org:act:0B81B35F-F891-48C9-90CF-80D066920FD2

English Names

Daquilema’s Rain Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Known from three localities at elevations between 1554 and 2067 m, on the Cordillera del Condor, Provincia de Zamora-Chinchipe, southern Ecuador; likely to be found in immediately adjacent Peru.  

Comment

In the nominal Pristimantis unistrigatus group, according to the original publication, where comparative external morphology, molecular markers, and conservation status were detailed. 

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