Nymphargus mixomaculatus (Guayasamin, Lehr, Rodríguez, and Aguilar, 2006)

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

Cochranella mixomaculata Guayasamin, Lehr, Rodríguez, and Aguilar, 2006, Herpetologica, 62: 164. Holotype: MUSM 18653, by original designation. Type locality: Cordillera de Carpish, vicinity of Caserío Carpish de Mayobamba (09° 43′ 50″ S, 76° 06′ 46″ W; 2625 m), Departamento Huánuco, Provincia Huánuco, Peru".

Nymphargus mixomaculatusCisneros-Heredia and McDiarmid, 2007, Zootaxa, 1572: 35.

English Names

None noted.


In the north from Reserva Comunal Chayu Nain (Province of Utcubamba, department of Amazonas), and Bosque de Protección Alto Mayo (Province of Moyobamba in the Department of San Martín) to the type locality in the vicinity of Caserío Carpish de Mayobamba (Departamento Huánuco, Provincia Huánuco, Peru, 2650 to 3180 m elevation. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru


In the Cochranella ocellata group according to the original publication. Venegas and García Ayachi, 2021, Check List, 17: 407–414, provided new localities, discussed natural history, conservation status, and provided a range map. 

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