Atelopus dimorphus Lötters, 2003

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Atelopus > Species: Atelopus dimorphus

Atelopus dimorphus Lötters, 2003, Salamandra, 39: 172. Holotype: KU 209389, by original designation. Type locality: "Cordillera Azul (ca. 9° 11′ S, 75° 50′ W), along the Tingo Maria-Pucallpa road, 1650 m above sea level, Departamento Huánuco, Peru".

English Names

None noted.


Cordillera Azul, 1650–1800 m elevation, Departamento Huánuco, Peru.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru


Most similar to Atelopus erythropus and Atelopus nepiozomus according to the original publication. See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 164. Lötters and Schulte, 2005, in Rueda-Almonacid et al. (eds.), Ranas Arlequines: 119, provided a brief account, photograph, and map.

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