Oophaga anchicayensis Posso-Terranova and Andrés, 2018

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Dendrobatoidea > Family: Dendrobatidae > Subfamily: Dendrobatinae > Genus: Oophaga > Species: Oophaga anchicayensis

Oophaga anchicayensis Posso-Terranova and Andrés, 2018, Mol. Ecol., 27: 3443. Holotype: UVC‐11583, by original designation. Type locality: "San José de Anchicayá, Buenaventura, Valle del Cauca department of Colombia, located between 250–550 meters above sea level". Zoobank publication registration: 878C3F2B-834D-43F4-AD49-205F3C753C4E

English Names

None noted. 


Chocó region of northwestern Colombia (additionally to the type locality, populations of this species are distributed from the surrounding areas of Tutunendo, Chocó throughout Pacurita, Chocó, Bagado, Chocó to Vereda La Angostura, Playa de Oro, Chocó), at the eastern banks of the Atratoand San Juan rivers, 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Colombia

Endemic: Colombia


In the Oophaga histrionica group according to the original publication. 

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