Gastrotheca aguaruna Duellman, Barley, and Venegas, 2014

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hemiphractidae > Genus: Gastrotheca > Species: Gastrotheca aguaruna

Gastrotheca aguaruna Duellman, Barley, and Venegas, 2014, Zootaxa, 3768: 164. Holotype: KU 212022, by original designation. Type locality: "Molinapampa, 6° 10′ 50″ S, 77° 37′ 1″ W, 2400 m, Provincia Chachapoyas, Departamento Amazonas, Peru". 

Gastrotheca (Gastrotheca) aguaruna — Duellman, 2015, Marsupial Frogs: 27, 287. 

English Names

None noted. 


Elevations of 2360–3308 m in the northern part of the Cordillera Central in Amazonas, Peru. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru


Confused with Gastrotheca monticola prior to its naming according to the original publication.  In the Gastrotheca marsupiata group of Castroviejo-Fisher, Padial, De la Riva, Pombal, Silva, Rojas-Runjaic, Medina-Méndez, and Frost, 2015, Zootaxa, 4004: 1–72. See detailed account by Duellman, 2015, Marsupial Frogs: 286–290.

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