Hyloscirtus sethmacfarlanei Reyes-Puig, Recalde, Recalde, Koch, Guayasamin, Cisneros-Heredia, Jost, and Yánez-Muñoz, 2022

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Hylinae > Genus: Hyloscirtus > Species: Hyloscirtus sethmacfarlanei

Hyloscirtus sethmacfarlanei Reyes-Puig, Recalde, Recalde, Koch, Guayasamin, Cisneros-Heredia, Jost, and Yánez-Muñoz, 2022, PeerJ, 10 (e14066): 7. Holotype: DHMECN 14416, by original designation. Type locality: "Machay Reserve of Fundacion EcoMinga, Cerro Mayordomo (1.370204 S, 78.267943 W, 2,970 m), Rio Verde parish, Baños township, Tungurahua province, Republic of Ecuador". urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:4BF8C735-F06C-41AE-B130-EE41130535CC

English Names

Seth MacFarlane’s Torrent Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Known only from the type locality in Fundación EcoMinga’s Machay Reserve, Cerro Mayordomo, at 2970 m elevation, in the eastern cordillera of the central Ecuadorian Andes, in the northern side of the upper Rio Pastaza watershed near the southern border of Llanganates National Park in the Province of Tungurahua, Ecuador. 

Comment

In the Hyloscirtus larinopygion group, according to the original publication, where comparative external morphology and coloration, osteology, and molecular markers were detailed. 

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