Atelopus limosus Ibáñez, Jaramillo, and Solís, 1995

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

Atelopus limosus Ibáñez D., Jaramillo, and Solís, 1995, Caribb. J. Sci., 31: 57. Holotype: MVUP 1346, by original designation. Type locality: "en las orillas de la Quebrada San Antonio (09° 24′ 00″ N, 79° 31′ 07″ O), aproximadamente a 180 m sobre el nivel del mar, cerca del poblado San Juan de Pequení, Provincia de Panamá [Panama]".

English Names

None noted.


Lower elevations (10–730 m) of the Atlantic versant in central Panama.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Panama

Endemic: Panama


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: 168. Ibáñez D. and Kahn, 2005, in Rueda-Almonacid et al. (eds.), Ranas Arlequines: 120, provided a brief account, photograph, and map. Köhler, 2011, Amph. Cent. Am.: 98–102, compared this to the other species of Central America and provided a map and photograph. Veselý and Batista, 2021, Zool. Res., Kunming, 42: 272–279, provided a dot map of the distribution.

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