Silverstoneia punctiventris Grant and Myers, 2013

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Dendrobatoidea > Family: Dendrobatidae > Subfamily: Colostethinae > Genus: Silverstoneia > Species: Silverstoneia punctiventris

Silverstoneia punctiventris Grant and Myers, 2013, Am. Mus. Novit., 3784: 34. Holotype: AMNH A-102092 44001, by original designation. Type locality: "Quebrada Mutatá (tributary of the Río Valle) at 200 m at the northern base of the Alto del Buey, Serranía del Baud., Departamento del Chocó, Colombia". Colombia, Departamento de Antioquia, Municipio Urrao, Río Arquía, 17 km above Vegáes by mule trail, Finca Chibiguí, ca. 300 m". 

English Names

None noted


Lower slopes (80–200 m) of the central Serranía del Baudó, Departamento de Chocó, Colombia. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Colombia

Endemic: Colombia


 Dias, Anganoy-Criollo, Rada, and Grant, 2021, J. Zool. Syst. Evol. Res., 59: 691–717, reported on larval external, internal, and buccal anatomy. 

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