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.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Colombia

Endemic: 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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