Pristimantis mindo Arteaga-Navarro, Yáñez-Muñoz, and Guayasamin, 2013

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

Pristimantis mindo Arteaga-Navarro, Yáñez-Muñoz, and Guayasamin in Arteaga-Navarro, Bustamante, and Guayasamin, 2013, Amph. Rept. Mindo: 200. Holotype: MZUTI 1382, by original designation. Type locality: "Mindo (00.02470 S, 78.75909 W; 1794 m), Cantón San Miguel de los Bancos, Provincia Pichincha, Ecuador". 

English Names

Mindo Rainfrog (original publication). 

Mindo Cutin (Freile, Coloma, Terán-Valdez, Acosta-López, Tapia, and Pazmiño-Otamendi, 2020, Anfibios de Junín: 42).

Distribution

Pacific slopes of the Andes in northwestern Ecuador in Pichincha. Imbabura, and Junín provinces, elevations of 1200 to 1800 m. 

Comment

In the Pristimantis lacrimosus group according to the original publication and Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 126. See Freile, Coloma, Terán-Valdez, Acosta-López, Tapia, and Pazmiño-Otamendi, 2020, Anfibios de Junín: 42–43, for brief account for Junín, Ecuador (identification, call, habitat, range and photograph).

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