Pristimantis satagius (Lynch, 1995)

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

Eleutherodactylus satagius Lynch, 1995, J. Herpetol., 29: 517. Holotype: ICN 13722, by original designation. Type locality: "'Llano Grande,' Páramo de Frontino, Municipio de Urrao, Departamento de Antioquia, Colombia, 3300 m".

Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) satagiusLynch, 1996, in Powell and Henderson (eds.), Contr. W. Indian Herpetol.: 154.

Pristimantis satagiusHeinicke, Duellman, and Hedges, 2007, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, Suppl. Inform., 104: Table 2.

Pristimantis (Pristimantis) satagiusHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 121.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from high elevations (3300-3800 m) in the Páramo de Frontino, Antioquia, Colombia.


In the Eleutherodactylus curtipes group according to the original publication. In the Pristimantis (Pristimantis) curtipes species group of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 120-121. See map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status (as Eleutherodactylus satagius) in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 377.

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