Mannophryne trujillensis Vargas Galarce and La Marca, 2007

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

Mannophryne trujillensis Vargas Galarce and La Marca, 2007 "2006", Herpetotropicos, Mérida, 3: 52. Holotype: ULABG 1160, by original designation. Type locality: "Paseo Los Ilustres, Quebrada Los Cedros, 850 m. elevation, 9° 21′ 46.0 N, 70° 26′ 41.8 W., Trujillo [City], Estado Trujillo, Venezuela".

English Names

None noted.


Semi-deciduous forests in the valley of the Castán river in the eastern versant of the Cordillera de Mérida in the Venezuelan Andes, state of Trujillo, Venezuela.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Venezuela

Endemic: Venezuela


 Rojas-Runjaic, Matta-Pereira, and La Marca, 2018, Zootaxa, 4461: 451–476, distinguished the species and refined 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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