Amazophrynella siona Rojas-Zamora, Fouquet, Ron, Hernández-Ruz, Melo-Sampaio, Chaparro, Vogt, Carvalho, Pinheiro, Ávila, Farias, Gordo, and Hrbek, 2018

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Amazophrynella > Species: Amazophrynella siona

Amazophrynella siona Rojas-Zamora, Fouquet, Ron, Hernández-Ruz, Melo-Sampaio, Chaparro, Vogt, Carvalho, Pinheiro, Ávila, Farias, Gordo, and Hrbek, 2018, PeerJ, 6(e4941): 25.Holotype: QCAZ 27790, by original designation. Type locality: "Yasuni National Park, (0°40′01′′S, 76°26′33′′W), 200 m a.s.l., Bloque 31, Apaika, Province of Orellana, Ecuador". urn:lsid:zoobank.org:act:66224D58-8DE0-4D5B-950D-1206FFA4AC11

English Names

None noted. 

Distribution

Found in the leaf litter of primary and secondary forest, terra firme or flooded forest, and swamps Ecuador, in the provinces of Orellana, Sucumbíos and Pastaza; Peru in the Province of Andoas, northern Loreto Department; occurs at elevations ranging from 200–900 m elevation. 

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