Pristimantis minutulus Duellman and Hedges, 2007

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

Pristimantis minutulus Duellman and Hedges, 2007, Phyllomedusa, 6: 127. Holotype: KU 291678, by original designation. Type locality: "0.0-1.5 km NW Cacazú, 900-1200 m, 10° 38′ S, 75° 07′ W, Departamento Pasco, Peru".

Pristimantis (Pristimantis) minutulusHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 128.

English Names

None noted.


Known from the type locality, 0.9 km north and 2.1 km east of Oxapampa, Departmento Pasco, central Peru, 1970 m elevation, as well as 115 km to the northeast of this locality at Panguana, Departamento Huánuco, Peru .


In the Pristimantis (Pristimantis) unistrigatus group, most similar to Pristimantis stictogaster, according to the original publication. In the Pristimantis (Pristimantis) unistrigatus species group of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 128. Not assignable to a species group according to Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 127. Rödder and Schlüter, 2009, Salamandra, 45: 53-56, provided the second locality for this species and reported on color-pattern polymorphism. See Duellman and Lehr, 2009, Terrest.-breeding Frogs in Peru: 200-201, for brief account.

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