Pristimantis matildae Székely, Eguiguren, Ordóñez-Delgado, Armijos-Ojeda, and Székely, 2020

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

Pristimantis matildae Székely, Eguiguren, Ordóñez-Delgado, Armijos-Ojeda, and Székely, 2020, PLoS One, 15(9: e0238306): 31. Holotype: MUTPL 731, by original designation. Type locality: "Ecuador, Loja Province, Abra de Zamora (3.9910° S, 79.1458° W; datum WGS84), 2815 m above sea level". urn:lsid:zoobank.org:act:E2E120CF-C257-4A95-9052-879CA1387C89

English Names

Matilde's Rain Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Known only from Abra de Zamora and the Cajanuma sector from the Parque Nacional Podocarpus, about 13 km to the south, Zamora Province on the Loja border, Ecuador, 2800 to 3360 m elevation. 

Comment

Most closely related to Pristimantis colodactylus according to Székely, Eguiguren, Ordóñez-Delgado, Armijos-Ojeda, and Székely, 2020, PLoS One, 15(9: e0238306): 16–10, provided a brief account, summarizing morphology, coloration, distribution, and natural history; the advertisement call is unknown. 

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