Pristimantis sarisarinama Barrio-Amorós and Brewer-Carias, 2008

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

Pristimantis sarisarinama Barrio-Amorós and Brewer-Carias, 2008, Zootaxa, 1942: 37. Holotype: EBRG 4668, by original designation. Type locality: "Sima Mayor, Sarisariñama-tepui, Estado Bolívar, Venezuela (4°41′ N; 64°13′ W), elevation 1100 m".

English Names

Sarisariñama Rain Frog(original publication).


Known only from Sarisariñama-tepui, 1000–1400 m elevation, Bolívar, Venezuela.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Venezuela

Endemic: Venezuela


In the Pristimantis unistrigatus group according to the original publication. Not assignable to a species group according to Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 128. See Barrio-Amorós, Rojas-Runjaic, and Señaris, 2019, Amph. Rept. Conserv., 13 (1: e180): 125, for comments on range,  literature, and systematics. 

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