Rhinella unapensis Rojas-Zamora, Pérez-Peña, Ávila, Carvalho, Perez, Farias, Gordo, and Hrbek, 2022

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Bufonidae > Genus: Rhinella > Species: Rhinella unapensis

Rhinella unapensis Rojas-Zamora, Pérez-Peña, Ávila, Carvalho, Perez, Farias, Gordo, and Hrbek, 2022, Zootaxa, 5150: 498. Holotype: CRBIIAP-2125, by original designation. Type locality: "Puerto Almendra (3° 49’ 58’’ S, 73° 22’ 28’’ W), Department of Loreto, Province of Maynas, District of San Juan, Nina-Rumi community, Peru". Zoobank publication registration: FFB2F257-BEE9-4502-AF10-80420432005E

English Names

None noted. 


Known from five localities from Loreto department, northeastern Peru (Fundo Zamora, Fundo UNAP, Allpahuayo Mishana National Reserve, the vicinity of Nauta and Puerto Almendra in the Nanay river basin).

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru


In the Rhinella margaritifera species group, according to the original publication where comparative morphology and molecular markers were detailed. 

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