Oedipina tomasi McCranie, 2006

Class: Amphibia > Order: Caudata > Family: Plethodontidae > Subfamily: Hemidactyliinae > Genus: Oedipina > Species: Oedipina tomasi

Oedipina (Oedopinola) tomasi McCranie, 2006, J. Herpetol., 40: 291. Holotype: USNM 562862, by original designation. Type locality: "near Sendero de Cantiles, Parque Nacional El Cusuco, 15° 30′ N, 88° 14′ W, 1800 m elevation, Departamento de Cortés, Honduras".

English Names

None noted.


Cloud forest in the Parque Nacional El Cusuco, Departamento de Cortés, Honduras.


Apparently closely related to Oedipina gephyra according to the original publication. McCranie, 2007, Herpetol. Rev., 38: 36, summarized the departmental distribution in Honduras. Köhler, 2011, Amph. Cent. Am.: 82–90, compared this species with others from Central America and provided a map and photograph. Raffaëlli, 2013, Urodeles du Monde, 2nd ed.: 372, provided a brief account, photograph, and range map. 

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