Pristimantis omarrhynchus Bejarano-Muñoz, Ron, Navarrete, and Yánez-Muñoz, 2022

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

Pristimantis omarrhynchus Bejarano-Muñoz, Ron, Navarrete, and Yánez-Muñoz, 2022, Cuad. Herpetol., 36: 128. Holotype: DHMECN 11480, by original designation. Type locality: "Reserva Cayambe-Coca, El Reventador (pueblo junto a la vía Quito-Nueva Loja); (0.086141 S; 77.599214 O, 1890 msnm), cantón Gonzalo Pizarro, parroquia El Reventador, provincia de Sucumbíos, República del Ecuador" urn:lsid:zoobank.org:act:886B9E45-BCA0-4796-8AB9-C81AFF2FCD81

English Names

Omar's Rain Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Eastern foothills of the Andes of Ecuador in the provinces of Napo and Sucumbios in the drainages of the river Quijos and Coca, between 1700 and 1800 m elevation. 

Comment

In the Pristimantis boulengeri group, the sister taxon of Pristimantis miltongallardoi, according to the original publication, where comparative morphology, advertisement call, and molecular markers were detailed. 

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