Oophaga vicentei (Jungfer, Weygoldt, and Juraske, 1996)

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

Dendrobates vicentei Jungfer, Weygoldt, and Juraske, 1996, Herpetofauna, Weinstadt, 18: 18. Holotype: ZFMK 61100, by original designation. Type locality: "Aus dem Fussweg von El Copé nach Río Blanco del Norte, Passhöhe der Kontinentlscheide etwa 1 km östlich des Cerro Blanco, etwa 8° 40′ N, 80° 36′ W, 912 m NN, Porvincia de Coclé, Panamá".

Oophaga vicenteiGrant, Frost, Caldwell, Gagliardo, Haddad, Kok, Means, Noonan, Schargel, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 299: 172.

English Names

None noted.


Caribbean versant of the provinces of Veraguas and Coclé and the upper reaches of Pacific versant in Coclé, central Panama.


Lötters, Jungfer, Henkel, and Schmidt, 2007, Poison Frogs: 619–623, provided an account. Köhler, 2011, Amph. Cent. Am.: 131–136, provided a key to the species of AndinobatesDendrobates, and Oophaga (as Dendrobates) in Central America and provided a map and photograph of this species. Higgins and Ibáñez D., 2022, Zootaxa, 5175: 395–400, described larval morphology. 

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