Bolitoglossa cathyledecae Ponce, Navarro, Morales, and Batista, 2022

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

Bolitoglossa cathyledecae Ponce, Navarro, Morales, and Batista, 2022, Zootaxa, 5129: 546. Holotype: MHCH 3240, by original designation. Type locality: "Panama: Chiriquí province [,] district Boquete, La Amistad International Park (PILA) (8.8635°N, 82.4864°W, 1,969 m)". http://zoobank.org/urn:lsid:zoobank.org:pub:B0368310-A732-4191-8F41-B213BC89BDCF

English Names

Chiriqui Fire Salamander (original publication). 

Distribution

High elevation montane rainforest in the vicinity of the type locality in the  Talamanca Mountain Range of western Panama (La Amistad International Park, Chiriqui Province). 

Comment

Morphology, coloration, and mtDNA markers detailed in the original publication, where the species was assigned to the subgenus Eladinea

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