Pristimantis rupicola Taucce, Nascimento, Trevisan, Leite, Santana, Haddad, and Napoli, 2020

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

Pristimantis rupicola Taucce, Nascimento, Trevisan, Leite, Santana, Haddad, and Napoli, 2020, J. Herpetol., 54: 249. Holotype: UFMG 20558, by original designation. Type locality: "Vale do Queiroz, Serra das Almas, municipality of Rio de Contas, state of Bahia, Brazil (-13.520169, -41.950404; 1,554 m a.s.l.; datum WGS-84)". lsid:zoobank.org:act:ADD691C4-A31944BF-8852-3D112757E4D3

English Names

Rock-dwelling Robber Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Highlands of the Chapada Diamantina, state of Bahia, Brazil, from ca. 870 to almost 1800 m elevation, in the municipalities of Ipupiara, Piatã , and Rio de Contas. 

Comment

In the Pristimantis conspicillatus group according to the original publication. 

External links:

Please note: these links will take you to external websites not affiliated with the American Museum of Natural History. We are not responsible for their content.