Leucostethus yaguara (Rivero and Serna, 1991)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Dendrobatoidea > Family: Dendrobatidae > Subfamily: Colostethinae > Genus: Leucostethus > Species: Leucostethus yaguara

Colostethus yaguara Rivero and Serna, 1991, Trianea, 4: 485. Holotype: MHNCSJ 2270 (very damaged according to T. Grant, in litt.). Type locality: "municipio de Ituango, 1575 m.s.n.m., Antioquia, Colombia .... en una quebradita pequeña a un kilómetro de Ituango".

Leucostethus yaguara — Grant and Bolívar-García, 2021, ZooKeys, 1057: 185.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality (Ituango, Antioquia, Colombia, 1575 m elevation).

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Colombia

Endemic: Colombia


Possibly conspecific with Colostethus fraterdanieli (T. Grant, personal commun.).

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