Cochranella erminea Torres-Gastello, Suárez-Segovia, and Cisneros-Heredia, 2007

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Centrolenidae > Subfamily: Centroleninae > Genus: Cochranella > Species: Cochranella erminea

Cochranella erminea Torres-Gastello, Suárez-Segovia, and Cisneros-Heredia, 2007, J. Natl. Mus. Prague, Nat. Hist. Ser., 176: 3. Holotype: MUSM 24056, by original designation. Type locality: "Sabetari stream (11°14′31″S, 73°31′33″W, 370 m), on the Tambo River Basin, 9 km NNE of the indigenous community of Quitepampani, province of Satipo, department of Junín, Peru".

Rulyrana ermineaGuayasamin, Castroviejo-Fisher, Trueb, Ayarzagüena, Rada, and Vilà, 2009, Zootaxa, 2100: 34.

Cochranella ermineaCastroviejo-Fisher, Guayasamin, Gonzalez-Voyer, and Vilà, 2014, J. Biogeograph., 41: 73; . 

English Names

None noted.


East-Andean versant in Peru, occurring from roughly 11° south latitude to 5° south latitude, at elevations between 349 and 923 m, Department of Junín, as well as three localities in the Department of Cusco, southeastern Peru.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru


Mercado, 2012, Check List, 8: 894-89, provided a range extension in Peru as well as a range map. Twomey, Delia, and Castroviejo-Fisher, 2014, Zootaxa, 3851: 27–29, provided provided a new record and additional natural history data. 

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