Hyloxalus insulatus (Duellman, 2004)

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

Colostethus insulatus Duellman, 2004, Sci. Pap. Nat. Hist. Mus. Univ. Kansas, 35: 24. Holotype: KU 211857, by original designation. Type locality: "17 km ENE (by road) of Balsas (ca. 06° 50′ S, 77° 56′ W), 1810 m, Provincia de Chachapoyas, Departamento de Amazonas, Peru".

Hyloxalus insulatusGrant, Frost, Caldwell, Gagliardo, Haddad, Kok, Means, Noonan, Schargel, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 299: 168.

English Names

None noted.


Middle Marañón Valley in northern Peru along streams and cascades through an otherwise arid region, 1260-2600 m elevation.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru

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