Pristimantis vilcabambae Lehr, 2007

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

Pristimantis vilcabambae Lehr, 2007, Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool., 159: 160. Holotype: AMNH 24362, by original designation. Type locality: "Cordillera de Vilcabamba, CI/RAP Expedition Camp Two (11° 33′ 35″ S, 73° 38′ 28″W), 2,050 m, Provincia de Satipo, Departamento de Junín, Peru". Corrected to Departamento Cusco by Duellman and Lehr, 2009, Terrest.-breeding Frogs in Peru: 254.

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

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality in northeastern Ayacucho near Chiquintirca, Peru.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru


In the Pristimantis unistrigatus group according to the original publication. In the Pristimantis (Pristimantis) unistrigatus species group of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 128. Not assignable to a species group according to Padial, Grant, and Frost, 2014, Zootaxa, 3825: 128.

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