Pristimantis tamia Ortega, Brito-M., and Ron, 2022

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

Pristimantis tamia Ortega, Brito-M., and Ron, 2022, PeerJ, 10 (e13761): 45. Holotype: QCAZ 59573, by original designation. Type locality: "Ecuador; Pastaza Province, Canton Mera, Llanganates National Park, Community Zarentza, school surroundings (1.3594° S; 78.0557° W), 1,388 m". Zoobank publication registration: AFBD6AC9-D3E2-4112-AC3F-A2156268ECB3

English Names

Tamia Rain Frog (original publication). 


Surroundings of Zarentza Community, Llanganates National Park, Pastaza Province, Ecuador, 1221 to 1419 m elevation. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Ecuador

Endemic: Ecuador


In the Pristimantis miktos group, according to the original publicaiton, where comparative morphology, osteology, and molecular markers were detailed. 

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