Pristimantis deinops (Lynch, 1996)

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

Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) deinops Lynch, 1996, Rev. Acad. Colomb. Cienc. Exact. Fis. Nat., 20: 336. Holotype: ICN 36917, by original designation. Type locality: "quebrada La Seca, finca San Pedro, ca. 7 km S Queremal, Municipio de Dagua, Departamento Valle del Cauca, Colombia, 1800-1850 m".

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

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

English Names

None noted.


Western flank of the Cordillera Occidental in the Departamento Valle del Cauca, Colombia, 1750–2250 m elevation.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Colombia

Endemic: Colombia


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. See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status (as Eleutherodactylus deinops) in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 332.

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