Gastrotheca aratia Duellman, Barley, and Venegas, 2014

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

Gastrotheca aratia Duellman, Barley, and Venegas, 2014, Zootaxa, 3768: 170. Holotype: KU 212067, by original designation. Type locality: "8 km (by road) NW of Cutervo, 6° 14' 00" S, 78° 51' 24" W, 2560 m, Provincia Cutervo, Departamento Cajamarca, Peru". 

Gastrotheca (Gastrotheca) aratia — Duellman, 2015, Marsupial Frogs: 27, 293. 

English Names

None noted. 


Elevations of 2560–2875 m in the northern part of the Cordillera Occidental of the Andes in northwestern Peru (Cajamarca). 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru


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: 293–296.

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