Pristimantis tantanti (Lehr, Torres-Gastello, and Suárez-Segovia, 2007)

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

Eleutherodactylus tantanti Lehr, Torres-Gastello, and Suárez-Segovia, 2007, Herpetologica, 63: 95. Holotype: MUSM 23942, by original designation. Type locality: "Myaria (11° 20′ 14.3″ S, 73° 00′ 29.8″ W) at 321 m . . ., Distrito de Echarate, Provincia de La Convención, Departamento de Cusco, Peru".

Pristimantis (Pristimantis) tantantiHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 128.

English Names

None noted.


Amazonian lowlands of the Departamento Madre de Dios to the northern Departamento de Cusco, Peru.


In the Eleutherodactylus unistrigatus group according to the original publication. In the Pristimantis (Pristimantis) unistrigatus species group of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 128 In the Pristimantis lacimosus species group of Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 126. Lehr, 2009, Herpetol. Rev., 40: 234, provided the record from Madre de Dios, Peru, and discussed the range. See Duellman and Lehr, 2009, Terrest.-breeding Frogs in Peru: 244–245, for brief account.

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