Engystomops coloradorum (Cannatella and Duellman, 1984)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Leptodactylidae > Subfamily: Leiuperinae > Genus: Engystomops > Species: Engystomops coloradorum

Physalaemus coloradorum Cannatella and Duellman, 1984, Copeia, 1984: 904. Holotype: KU 178271, by original designation. Type locality: "Santo Domingo de los Colorados, 580 m, Provincia Pichincha, Ecuador (0° 15′ S, 79° 90′ W)".

Engystomops coloradorumNascimento, Caramaschi, and Cruz, 2005, Arq. Mus. Nac., Rio de Janeiro, 63: 312.

English Names

Colorado Dwarf Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 83).


Pacific lowlands and foothills of the Andes (to 800 m) in western Ecuador, from Río Cupa south to Río Baba.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Ecuador

Endemic: Ecuador

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