Gastrotheca zeugocystis Duellman, Lehr, Rodríguez, and von May, 2004

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

Gastrotheca zeugocystis Duellman, Lehr, Rodríguez, and von May, 2004, Sci. Pap. Nat. Hist. Mus. Univ. Kansas, 32: 6. Holotype: MUSM 18675, by original designation. Type locality: "Cordillera de Carpish (09° 43′ 58.2 S, 76° 06′ 41.9 W), 2920 m, Provincia de Huánuco, Departamento de Huánuco, Peru".

Gastrotheca (Gastrotheca) zeugocystis — Duellman, 2015, Marsupial Frogs: 394.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality in the Cordillera de Carpish, between Huánuco and Tingo Maria in central Peru, 2920 m elevation.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru


See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 399. 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: 394–396.

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