Pristimantis epacrus (Lynch and Suárez-Mayorga, 2000)

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

Eleutherodactylus epacrus Lynch and Suárez-Mayorga, 2000, Rev. Acad. Colomb. Cienc. Exact. Fis. Nat., 24: 290. Holotype: ICN 24115, by original designation. Type locality: "Colombia, Caquetá: municipio Florencia, vereda Tarqui, km 38.8 above Florencia, 1370 m".

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

Pristimantis (Hypodictyon) epacrusHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 116.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the region of the type locality (municipio Florencia, Caquetá, Colombia).

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Colombia

Endemic: Colombia


In the Eleutherodactylus conspicillatus group, most closely related to Eleutherodactylus fallax, Eleutherodactylus gutturalis, and Eleutherodactylus lanthanites, according to the original publication. In the Pristimantis (Hypodictyon) rubicundus group of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 116, and in the Pristimantis ridens species group of Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 126.

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