Engystomops montubio (Ron, Cannatella, and Coloma, 2004)

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

Physalaemus montubio Ron, Cannatella, and Coloma, 2004, Herpetologica, 60: 269. Holotype: QCAZ 19524, by original designation. Type locality: "Ecuador, Provincia del Manabí, Cerro Puerto Rico (1.639° S, 80.830° W), 30 m".

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

English Names

None noted.


Provinces of Manabí, Santa Elena, Los Ríos, and Guayas, western Ecuador, 156–1115 m elevation.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Ecuador

Endemic: Ecuador


External morphology, coloration, and advertisement call detailed in the original publication. Armijos-Ojeda, Székely, Székely, Cogǎlniceanu, Cisneros-Heredia, Ordóñez-Delgado, Escudero, and Espinosa, 2021, ZooKeys, 1063: 38, provided a dot map. Cruz-García, Zapata-Salvatierra, Sánchez-Nivicela, Chauca, Matecki, and Perez-Correa, 2024, Ecol. Evol., 14(e11401): 5, discussed the range, provided a dot map, and provided a record from Los Ríos Province, Ecuador.  

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