Mannophryne speeri La Marca, 2009

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Dendrobatoidea > Family: Aromobatidae > Subfamily: Aromobatinae > Genus: Mannophryne > Species: Mannophryne speeri

Mannophryne speeri La Marca, 2009 "2008", Herpetotropicos, Mérida, 5: 50. Holotype: ULAGB 5393, by original designation. Type locality: "Approx. 1 Km NNE from Laguneta, 960 m. asl, 65.9 km on the road from the crossroads Guanare-Suruguapo heading to Villanueva, Sierra de Portuguesa, Municipio Moran, Estado Lara, Venezuela".

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the Sierra de Portuguesa, Estado Lara, Venezuela.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Venezuela

Endemic: Venezuela


Regarded in the original publication as endangered. Rojas-Runjaic, Matta-Pereira, and La Marca, 2018, Zootaxa, 4461: 451–476, distinguished the species and discussed the range. See Barrio-Amorós, Rojas-Runjaic, and Señaris, 2019, Amph. Rept. Conserv., 13 (1: e180): 48, for comments on range and literature.

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