Gastrotheca rebeccae Duellman and Trueb, 1988

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

Gastrotheca rebeccae Duellman and Trueb, 1988, J. Herpetol., 22: 172. Holotype: KU 196800, by original designation. Type locality: "Yuraccyacu on the Tambo-Valle del Apurimac trail, 2620 m (12°47′ S, 73°3′ W), Departamento de Ayacucho, Peru".

Gastrotheca (Gastrotheca) rebeccae — Duellman, 2015, Marsupial Frogs: 380.

English Names

Rebecca's Marsupial Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 53).


Elevations of 2440–2970 m in cloud forest on the eastern slopes of the Cordillera Oriental drained by tributaries of the Río Apurimac in the Department of Ayacucho, Peru.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru


In the Gastrotheca marsupiata group 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: 380–384.

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