Nymphargus luminosus (Ruiz-Carranza and Lynch, 1995)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Centrolenidae > Subfamily: Centroleninae > Genus: Nymphargus > Species: Nymphargus luminosus

Cochranella luminosa Ruiz-Carranza and Lynch, 1995, Lozania, 63: 11. Holotype: ICN 15930, by original designation. Type locality: "Departamento de Antioquia, municipio de Frontino, corregimiento Nutibara, Km 27 carretera Nutibara a La Blanquita, vertiente occidental de la Cordillera Occidental, 6° 48′ latitud N, 76° 18′ W de Greenwich, 1140 m", Colombia.

Nymphargus luminosusCisneros-Heredia and McDiarmid, 2007, Zootaxa, 1572: 34.

English Names

None noted.


Western slope of the Cordillera Occidental in Colombia in the department of Antioquia, 1140-1430 m elevation.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Colombia

Endemic: Colombia


In the Cochranella ocellata group according to the original publication. See map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status (as Cochranella luminosa) in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 214.

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