Tachiramantis cuentasi (Lynch, 2003)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Strabomantidae > Subfamily: Pristimantinae > Genus: Tachiramantis > Species: Tachiramantis cuentasi

Eleutherodactylus cuentasi Lynch, 2003, Rev. Acad. Colomb. Cienc. Exact. Fis. Nat., 27: 613. Holotype: ICN 46187, by original designation. Type locality: COLOMBIA; Departamento de César, municipio de Manaure, Casa de Cristal, Serranía del Perijá, 2800 m snm".

Pristimantis cuentasiHeinicke, Duellman, and Hedges, 2007, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, Suppl. Inform., 104: Table 2.

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

Tachiramantis cuentasi — Arroyo, Targino, Rueda-Solano, Daza-R., and Grant, 2022, Syst. Biodiversity, 20 (1: 2123865): 7. 

English Names

None noted.


Serranía del Perijá, Departamento de César, Colombia, below 2000 m elevation; presumably in adjacent Venezuela.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Colombia

Endemic: Colombia


Most similar to Eleutherdactylus boconoensis 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: 127. Fernandes-Primon and Rada, 2019, Catal. Anf. Rept. Colombia, Medellín, 5: 36–39, provided a detailed account including photographs and dot map.

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