Nymphargus nephelophila (Ruiz-Carranza and Lynch, 1991)

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

Cochranella nephelophila Ruiz-Carranza and Lynch, 1991, Lozania, 60: 10. Holotype: ICN 24297, by original designation. Type locality: "Departamento del Caquetá, municipio de Florencia, vereda Gabinete, 3.1 km abajo de la cresta del Alto Gabinete, vertiente oriental Cordilla Oriental de Colombia, 1° 53′ latitud N, 75° 41′ W de Greenwich, 2190 m.", Colombia.

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

English Names

Florencia Cochran Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 47).


Eastern versant of the Eastern Andes, 1660-2190 m, between Florencia and the Alto Gabinete, Caquetá, Colombia.


In the Cochranella ocellata group according to the original publication. Placed in the Cochranella spinosa group by Savage, 2002, Amph. Rept. Costa Rica: 365.

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