Celsiella revocata (Rivero, 1985)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Centrolenidae > Subfamily: Hyalinobatrachinae > Genus: Celsiella > Species: Celsiella revocata

Centrolenella revocata Rivero, 1985, Brenesia, 23: 351. Holotype: UPRM 5295, by original designation. Type locality: "Colonia Tovar, 1800 m, D[istrito]. F[ederal]., Venezuela".

Hyalinobatrachium revocatumRuiz-Carranza and Lynch, 1991, Lozania, 57: 24.

Cochranella revocatumRuiz-Carranza and Lynch, 1998, Rev. Acad. Colomb. Cienc. Exact. Fis. Nat., 22: 571-586.

Celsiella revocataGuayasamin, Castroviejo-Fisher, Trueb, Ayarzagüena, Rada, and Vilà, 2009, Zootaxa, 2100: 40.

English Names

El Tovar Glass Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 48).


Southern slopes of the Cordillera Central and the western part of the Cordillera de la Costa in northern Venezuela, 1200–1800 m elevation.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Venezuela

Endemic: Venezuela


In the Hyalinobatrachium fleischmanni group, according to Ruiz-Carranza and Lynch, 1991, Lozania, 57: 1-30; subsequently referred to Cochranella by Ruiz-Carranza and Lynch, 1998, Rev. Acad. Colomb. Cienc. Exact. Fis. Nat., 22: 571-586. Señaris and Ayarzagüena, 2005, Rev. Taxonom. Fam. Centrolenidae de Venezuela: 131-141, provided a review of the morphology, natural history, and range of this species (as Cochranella revocata). See map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status (as Hyalinobatrachium revocatum) in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 220. See Barrio-Amorós, Rojas-Runjaic, and Señaris, 2019, Amph. Rept. Conserv., 13 (1: e180): 23, for comments on range and literature. 

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