Strabomantis laticorpus (Myers and Lynch, 1997)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Brachycephaloidea > Family: Strabomantidae > Subfamily: Strabomantinae > Genus: Strabomantis > Species: Strabomantis laticorpus

Eleutherodactylus laticorpus Myers and Lynch, 1997, Am. Mus. Novit., 3196: 4. Holotype: AMNH 100000, by original designation. Type locality: "montane forest on southwest sector of Cerro Tacarcuna massif, 1590 m elevation, Darién Province, Republic of Panama. Approximately 8° 10′ N, 77° 40′ W."

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

Strabomantis laticorpusHedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 131.

English Names

None noted.


Cerro Tacarcuna and Cerro Mali, 1450–1630 m elevation, on the border of Darién Province, Panama, and Chocó, Colombia.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Colombia, Panama


In the Eleutherodactylus (Eleutherodactylus) sulcatus group according to the original publication. See account by Lynch, 1997, Rev. Acad. Colomb. Cienc. Exact. Fis. Nat., 21: 361. In the Strabomantis biporcatus species series, Strabomantis cornutus species group of Hedges, Duellman, and Heinicke, 2008, Zootaxa, 1737: 131. Köhler, 2011, Amph. Cent. Am.: 140–191, provided a key to the genera and species of Brachycephaloidea (= Craugastoridae, Eleutherodactylidae) in Central America and provided maps and photographs of the species, including this one.

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