Osteocephalus heyeri Lynch, 2002

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Lophyohylinae > Genus: Osteocephalus > Species: Osteocephalus heyeri

Osteocephalus heyeri Lynch, 2002, Rev. Acad. Colomb. Cienc. Exact. Fis. Nat., 26: 290. Holotype: ICN 46916, by original designation. Type locality: "Colombia, Amazonas, municipio Leticia, Km 18.5 carretera Leticia-Tarapacá y 1.5 km SE carretera a Nazareth, reserva 'Aguasclaras', 04° 05′ 02″ S, 70° 00′ 39″ W".

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality (near Leticia, Colombia) and adjacent Departamento Loreto, Peru.


In the Osteocephalus alboguttatus species group of Jungfer, Faivovich, Padial, Castroviejo-Fisher, Lyra, Berneck, Iglesias, Kok, MacCulloch, Rodrigues, Verdade, Torres-Gastello, Chaparro, Valdujo, Reichle, Moravec, Gvoždík, Gagliardi-Urrutia, Ernst, De la Riva, Means, Lima, Señaris, Wheeler, and Haddad, 2013, Zool. Scripta, 42: 351-380. 

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