Allobates ornatus (Morales, 2002)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Dendrobatoidea > Family: Aromobatidae > Subfamily: Allobatinae > Genus: Allobates > Species: Allobates ornatus

Colostethus ornatus Morales, 2002 "2000", Publ. Asoc. Amigos Doñana, 13: 37. Holotype: MUSM 17713, by original designation. Type locality: "Tarapoto, río Huallaga, San Martín, Perú".

Allobates ornatusGrant, Frost, Caldwell, Gagliardo, Haddad, Kok, Means, Noonan, Schargel, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 299: 162.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the vicinity of the type locality (Tarapoto, San Martín, Peru) on the eastern versant of the Cordillera Occidental in northern Peru, 350-680 m elevation.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru


In the Colostethus trilineatus group according to the original publication. See comment under Allobates. Duellman, 2004, Sci. Pap. Nat. Hist. Mus. Univ. Kansas, 35: 32-33, provided an account.

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