Osornophryne sumacoensis Gluesenkamp, 1995

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Osornophryne > Species: Osornophryne sumacoensis

Osornophryne sumacoensis Gluesenkamp, 1995, Herpetologica, 51: 269. Holotype: QCAZ 4570, by original designation. Type locality: "2500 m on slope of crater 5 km east of summit of Volcán Sumaco (00° 35′ S, 77° 37′ W), Provincia Napo, Ecuador.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the cloud forest around a small crater lake on the eastern slopes of Volcán Sumaco, Napo Province, Ecuador, 2500 to 2800 m elevation.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Ecuador

Endemic: Ecuador


See map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 201

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