Pristimantis wagteri (Venegas, 2007)

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

Eleutherodactylus wagteri Venegas, 2007, J. Herpetol., 41: 395. Holotype: MUSM 23050, by original designation. Type locality: "Ullilen (06° 50′ 32″ S, 77° 41′ 50.1″ W), 3000 m elevation, Provincia de Mariscal Caseres, San Martín Department, Peru".

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

English Names

None noted.


Vicinity of the Lake Los Cóndores in the Department of San Martín, as well as in the Departamento Amazonas at Vista Alegre, and San Pedro, Peru, 2800 to 3000 m elevation.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru


In the Eleutherodactylus unistrigatus group according to the original publication; in Pristimantis by implication. 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. See Duellman and Lehr, 2009, Terrest.-breeding Frogs in Peru: 255–256, for brief account. Beraún, Durán, and Venegas, Herpetol. Notes, 7: 281-285, provided new records for the Departamento Amazonas, Peru, and discussed the range. 

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