Silverstoneia Grant, Frost, Caldwell, Gagliardo, Haddad, Kok, Means, Noonan, Schargel, and Wheeler, 2006

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Dendrobatoidea > Family: Dendrobatidae > Subfamily: Colostethinae > Genus: Silverstoneia
8 species

English Names

None noted.


Southwestern Costa Rica to to southwestern Colombia, below 1600 m elevation.


Pyron and Wiens, 2011, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 61: 543–583, confirmed the sister taxon relationship of Silverstoneia and EpipedobatesKöhler, 2011, Amph. Cent. Am.: 138–139, provided a key to the species of Silverstoneia in Central America and provided maps and photographs of the species. Dias, Anganoy-Criollo, Rada, and Grant, 2021, J. Zool. Syst. Evol. Res., 59: 691–717, reported on larval external, internal, and buccal anatomy. 

Contained taxa (8 sp.):

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