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Telmatobius gigas Vellard, 1969 "1968"

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Telmatobius marmoratus gigas Vellard, 1969 "1968"

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1966

Rediscovered in 1998

IUCN RedList status: Critically Endangered

 

Distribution

Bolivia

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Vellard, J. (1968). Les Telmatobius du group marmoratus. Bulletin du Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle 1968: 1110-1113.

 

Other references:

De la Riva, Ignacio. (2002). Rediscovery and taxonomic status of Telmatobius marmoratus gigas Vellard, 1969 "1968" (Anura: Leptodactylidae). Herpetologica 58(2): 220-228. [Abstract]

 

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