Hyloxalus leucophaeus (Duellman, 2004)

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

Colostethus leucophaeus Duellman, 2004, Sci. Pap. Nat. Hist. Mus. Univ. Kansas, 35: 26. Holotype: KU 211879, by original designation. Type locality: "Molinapampa (06° 11′ S, 77° 38′ W, 2400 m), Provincia de Chachapoyas, Departamento de Amazonas, Peru".

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

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality at an elevation of 2400 m in the northern part of the Cordillera Central in Departamento de Amazonas, Peru.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru


In the Hyloxalus bocagei clade of Páez-Vacas, Coloma, and Santos, 2010, Zootaxa, 2711: 62.

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