Bolitoglossa bramei Wake, Savage, and Hanken, 2007

Class: Amphibia > Order: Caudata > Family: Plethodontidae > Subfamily: Hemidactyliinae > Genus: Bolitoglossa > Species: Bolitoglossa bramei

Bolitoglossa (Eladinea) bramei Wake, Savage, and Hanken, 2007, Copeia, 2007: 561. Holotype: MVZ 225893, by original designation. Type locality: "Costa Rica, Provincia Puntarenas, trail to Cerro Pando, above Las Tablas, 8° 56′ N, 82° 46′, 2200 m".

English Names

Brame's Web-fotted Salamander (original designation).


Pacific and Atlantic slopes of the southern Cordillera de Talamanca: from the vicinity of Cerro Pando to the west, as far east as the Boquete area, east of Volcán Barú, Chiriquí Province, Panama, in lower montane rainforest, 1900–2300 m elevation.


In the subgenus Eladinea, Bolitoglossa subpalmata group and confused with Bolitoglossa pesrubra and Bolitoglossa minutula prior to its naming according to the original publication. Corresponds to part of unnamed species C of García-París, Good, Parra-Olea, and Wake, 2000, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA, 97: 1640-1647, according to García-París, Parra-Olea, and Wake, 2008, Herpetol. J., 18: 23-31. Köhler, 2011, Amph. Cent. Am.: 40–69, compared this species with others from Central America, provided a map, photograph, and brief characterization. Raffaëlli, 2013, Urodeles du Monde, 2nd ed.: 321, provided a brief account, photograph, and map.

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