Hyloxalus felixcoperari Acosta-Galvis and Vargas Ramírez, 2018

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Dendrobatoidea > Family: Dendrobatidae > Subfamily: Hyloxalinae > Genus: Hyloxalus > Species: Hyloxalus felixcoperari

Hyloxalus felixcoperari Acosta-Galvis and Vargas-Ramírez, 2018, Vert. Zool., Senckenberg, 68: 129. Holotype: IAvH-Am-14538, by original designation. Type locality: "Finca La Nube, Natural Private Reserve Paso de Nubes, Vereda La Laja, San Francisco Municipality, Cundinamarca Department, Colombia, 4° 56′ 22.1″ N / 74° 14′48.8″ W. Altitude: 2500–2574 m above sea level." urn:lsid:zoobank.org:act:AE33C649-8D87-43C3-9D9F-50F7AB75AEA2

English Names

None noted. 


Known only from the type locality (Natural Private Reserve Paso de Nubes, 2500–2577 m elevation, Cundinamarca, Colombia) in an Andean cloud forest fragment located on the western slope of the Cordillera Oriental of Colombia. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Colombia

Endemic: Colombia


A member of the Hyloxalus subpunctatus clade, and the sister taxon of Hyloxalus subpunctatus, according to the original publication where the phylogeny of the group, the call, and general natural history were detailed. 

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