Atelopus guanujo Coloma, 2002

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

Atelopus guanujo Coloma, 2002, Herpetologica, 58: 230. Holotype: QCAZ 11103, by original designation. Type locality: "Guanujo (01° 33′ 20″ S, 79° 00′ 24″ W; 2900 m), Provincia Bolívar, Ecuador.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality (Guanujo) in the Chimbo Basin of the Cordillera Occidental of Ecuador (Provincia Bolívar), 2600-2923 m elevation.


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: 167. Cisneros-Heredia and Lynch, 2005, in Rueda-Almonacid et al. (eds.), Ranas Arlequines: 80, provided a brief account, illustration, and map.

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