Rhaebo ecuadorensis Mueses-Cisneros, Cisneros-Heredia, and McDiarmid, 2012

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Rhaebo > Species: Rhaebo ecuadorensis

Rhaebo ecuadorensis Mueses-Cisneros, Cisneros-Heredia, and McDiarmid, 2012, Zootaxa, 3447: 24. Holotype: QCAZ 32715, by original designation. Type locality: "km 38 at YPF–Maxus road, Parque Nacional Yasuní, Provincia de Orellana, Ecuador ..., 00° 40′ 16.7″S, 77° 24′ 01.8″W, 250 m".

English Names

None noted.


Amazonian southeastern Colombia, Ecuador, Peru, to central Amazonian Brazil and northeastern Bolivia at elevations between 215 and 1100 m.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Peru


Most similar to Rhaebo guttatus and Rhaebo glaberrimus according to the original publication. Székely, Armijos-Ojeda, Ordóñez-Delgado, Székely, and Cogǎlniceanu, 2016, Check List, 12 (5: 1966): 1–5, provided a record for Zamora-Chinchipe, southern Ecuador on the Amazonian versant. Rodríguez and Duellman, 1994, Univ. Kansas Mus. Nat. Hist. Spec. Publ., 22: 13, provided a brief account for Peru (as Bufo glaberrimus). 

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