Anomaloglossus parimae (La Marca, 1997)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Dendrobatoidea > Family: Aromobatidae > Subfamily: Anomaloglossinae > Genus: Anomaloglossus > Species: Anomaloglossus parimae

Colostethus parimae La Marca, 1997 "1996", Publ. Asoc. Amigos Doñana, 9: 26. Holotype: ULAGB 4221, by original designation. Type locality: "Pista Constitución (02° 13′ 49 N y 63° 20′ 00 W), en las cercanias del Cerro Delgado Chalbaud, 670 m s.n.m.", Estado Amazonas, Venezuela.

Anomaloglossus parimaeGrant, Frost, Caldwell, Gagliardo, Haddad, Kok, Means, Noonan, Schargel, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 299: 158.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality (Serranía Parima) on the Venezuela–Brazilian border, although specimens formally from Brazil have as yet not been published. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Brazil, Venezuela


 See Barrio-Amorós, Rojas-Runjaic, and Señaris, 2019, Amph. Rept. Conserv., 13 (1: e180): 37, for comments on range, taxonomy (suggesting that the distinction from Anomaloglossus tamacuarensis requires evaluation), and literature. Señaris and Rojas-Runjaic, 2020, in Rull and Carnaval (eds.), Neotrop. Divers. Patterns Process.: 571–632, commented on range and conservation status in the Venezuelan Guayana. Not included as part of the Brazilian fauna by Segalla, Berneck, Canedo, Caramaschi, Cruz, Garcia, Grant, Haddad, Lourenço, Mângia, Mott, Nascimento, Toledo, Werneck, and Langone, 2021, Herpetol. Brasil., 10: 121–216. 

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