Hyloxalus pulcherrimus (Duellman, 2004)

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

Colostethus pulcherrimus Duellman, 2004, Sci. Pap. Nat. Hist. Mus. Univ. Kansas, 35: 34. Holotype: KU 211946, by original designation. Type locality: "immediate vicinity of Cutervo (06° 22′ S, 78° 49′ W, 2620 m), Provincia de Cutervo, Departamento de Cajamarca, Peru".

Hyloxalus pulcherrimusGrant, Frost, Caldwell, Gagliardo, Haddad, Kok, Means, Noonan, Schargel, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 299: 169.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the vicinity of Cutervo, a village at an elevation of 2620 m in a cultivated valley in the northern part of the Cordillera Occidental, Provincia de Cutervo, Departamento de Cajamarca, Peru.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru

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