Pristimantis espedeus Fouquet, Martinez, Courtois, Dewynter, Pineau, Gaucher, Blanc, Marty, and Kok, 2013

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

Pristimantis espedeus Fouquet, Martinez, Courtois, Dewynter, Pineau, Gaucher, Blanc, Marty, and Kok, 2013, Zootaxa, 3750: 572. Holotype. IPG R121, by original designation. Type locality: "Montagne Grande Tortue, (4.30901, -52.357163; 370 m elevation), municipality of Régina, French Guiana". 

English Names

None noted. 

Distribution

The nine known populations are located in the Réserve Naturelle des Nouragues, the Réserve Naturelle de la Trinité, the Réserve Biologique Lucifer Dékou- Dékou (Mont Lucifer), Mont Itoupé, Montagne Kotika, Monts Atachi-Bacca, Monts Belvédère, Pic Coudreau and Montagne Grande Tortue, all in French Guiana; possibly extending into the Nassau Mountains of Suriname. 

Comment

In the non-monophyletic Pristimantis unistrigatus group according to the original publication. Not assignable to a species group according to Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 127. 

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