Telmatobius degener Wiens, 1993

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Telmatobiidae > Genus: Telmatobius > Species: Telmatobius degener

Telmatobius degener Wiens, 1993, Occas. Pap. Mus. Nat. Hist. Univ. Kansas, 162: 52. Holotype: UF 39736, by original designation. Type locality: "13 km ESE Yamobamba, 18 km SE Agallpampa on road from Otuzco to Huamachuco (7° 59′ S, 78° 36′ W), Departamento La Libertad, Peru, 3290 m".

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality in the Cordillera Occidental of the Departamento La Libertad, Peru, 3290 m elevation.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Peru

Endemic: Peru


See comments by Lehr, 2005, in Lavilla and De la Riva (eds.), Monogr. Herpetol., 7: 51-52. See map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 413. Unassigned to species group by Barrionuevo, 2017, Cladistics, 33: 41–68.

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