Craugastor myllomyllon (Savage, 2000)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Eleutherodactylus myllomyllon Savage, 2000 (protonym)


Conservation Status


Last record: 1978

IUCN RedList status: Extinct



Alta Verapaz Department, central Guatemala


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Savage, Jay M. (2000). A new species of rainfrog of the Eleutherodactylus milesi species group (Anura: Leptodactylidae) from Guatemala. Revista de Biologia Tropical: 993-999.


Other references:

Campbell, J.A. 2001. Guide to the Reptiles and Amphibians of Guatemala. University of Texas, Arlington, Web published:

Crawford, A.J. and Smith, E.N. 2005. Cenozoic biogeography and evolution in direct-developing frogs of Central America (Leptodactylidae: Eleutherodactylus) as inferred from a phylogenetic analysis of nuclear and mitochondrial genes. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 25: 536-555.

Guerra-Centeno, D., Morán-Villatoro, D., Fuentes-Rousselin, H., Meoño-Sánchez, E., and Valdez-Sandova, C. 2014. Riqueza de herpetofauna de la reserva natural privada Los Tarrales, Cuenca del Lago Atitlán, Guatemala. Anales de Biología 26: 23-31.

IUCN SSC Amphibian Specialist Group. (2020). Craugastor myllomyllon. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2020: e.T56782A54369332. Accessed on 19 June 2022.


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