Pristimantis mallii Reyes-Puig, Reyes-Puig, Velarde-Garcéz, Dávalos, Mancero, Navarrete, Yánez-Muñoz, Cisneros-Heredia, and Ron, 2019

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

Pristimantis mallii Reyes-Puig, Reyes-Puig, Velarde-Garcéz, Dávalos, Mancero, Navarrete, Yánez-Muñoz, Cisneros-Heredia, and Ron, 2019, ZooKeys, 832: 118. HolotypeQCAZ 52473, by original designation. Type locality: "Reserva Río Zuñag, Fundación EcoMinga, Baños, province of Tungurahua, Ecuador (1.36740S, 78.14573W; 2140 m elev.)". zoobank.org/6B898DBA-743A-470A-ABC3-7B123648DFB5 

English Names

Malli's Rain Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Known only from the Fundación EcoMinga’s Río Zuñag Ecological Reserve, which is located in the southeastern buffer zone of the Llanganates National Park, in Baños, Río Negro, Tungurahua province, in the upper basin of the Pastaza River, on the east-central slope of the Andes in Ecuador, 1300 to 2190 m elevation. 

Comment

The sister species of Pristimantis miktos according to the original publication. 

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