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.


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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