Gastrotheca carinaceps Duellman, Trueb, and Lehr, 2006

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

Gastrotheca carinaceps Duellman, Trueb, and Lehr, 2006, Copeia, 2006: 596. Holotype: MUSM 19901, by original designation. Type locality: "Peru, Provincia de Oxapampa, from the vicinity of San Alberto, 10° 32′ 53 S, 75° 22′ 17 W, 2200 m".

Gastrotheca (Gastrotheca) carinaceps — Duellman, 2015, Marsupial Frogs: 301.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality (vicinity of San Alberto, Provincia de Oxapampa) at an elevation of 2200 m on the Amazonian slopes of the Andes in central Peru.

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: 301–303.

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