Aromobates ericksonae Barrio-Amorós and Santos, 2012

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Dendrobatoidea > Family: Aromobatidae > Subfamily: Aromobatinae > Genus: Aromobates > Species: Aromobates ericksonae

Aromobates ericksonae Barrio-Amorós and Santos, 2012, Zootaxa, 3422: 12. Holotype: CVULA 8309, by original designation. Type locality: "Los Ranchos, Santa Cruz de Mora, Estado Mérida, Venezuela (8.3989 N, 71.6801 W), elevation 1193 m ".

English Names

None noted.


Known from five localities on the western slope of the Cordillera de Mérida, on both sides of the Chama River Valley, 676 to 1193 m elevation. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Venezuela

Endemic: Venezuela


 See Barrio-Amorós, Rojas-Runjaic, and Señaris, 2019, Amph. Rept. Conserv., 13 (1: e180): 40, for comments on range, taxonomy, and literature. 

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