Hyloxalus mittermeieri (Rivero, 1991)

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

Colostethus mittermeieri Rivero, 1991, Breviora, 493: 3. Holotype: MCZ 100217, by original designation. Type locality: "Venceremos, 394-395 km, on Marginal de la Selva Road, 1,620 m, Departamento de San Martín, Perú".

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

English Names

Mittermeier's Rocket Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 49).


Known only from the type locality (Venceremos, San Martín, Peru).

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru


Duellman, 2004, Sci. Pap. Nat. Hist. Mus. Univ. Kansas, 35: 28-29, provided an acount.

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