Cochranella guayasamini Twomey, Delia, and Castroviejo-Fisher, 2014

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

Cochranella guayasamini Twomey, Delia, and Castroviejo-Fisher, 2014, Zootaxa, 3851: 30. Holotype. MHNC 13930, by original designation. Type locality: "from a stream near the village of San Jose, approximately 33 km (by road) northeast of Tarapoto, along the Yurimaguas road, San Martín, Peru (6° 25′ 14.67″ S, 76° 17′ 28.47″ W, 517 m)". Zoobank publication registration: 9840D64B-F08C-44E7-B2DC-4818F8FFDD4F

English Names

None noted. 


East-Andean versant of Peru from roughly 7° south latitude to 4° south latitude, at elevations between 250 and 1150 m; in northern San Martín department (in the vicinity of Tarapoto), this species is commonly found in a wide variety of habitat types, from highly disturbed areas to primary forest. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru


Previously confused with Cochranella croeceopodes according to the original publication. 

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