Hyalinobatrachium petersi (Goin, 1961)

Peters' glass frog



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Invalid, synonym of either Hyalinobatrachium fleischmanni (Lynch & Duellman, 1973; Cisneros-Heredia & McDiarmid, 2007) or Cochranella pulverata (Guayasamin et al., 2008).


Conservation Status

Invalid (synonym)

Last record: 31 March 1990?





Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Goin, C. J. (1961). Three new centrolenid frogs from Ecuador. Zoologischer Anzeiger 166: 95-104.

Other references:

Cisneros-Heredia, D. F. and McDiarmid, R. W. (2007). Revision of the characters of Centrolenidae (Amphibia: Anura: Athesphatanura), with comments on its taxonomy and the description of new taxa of glassfrogs. Zootaxa 1572: 1-82.

Guayasamin, J. M., Cisneros-Heredia, D. F. and Castroviejo-Fisher, S. (2008). Taxonomic identity of Cochranella petersi Goin, 1961 and Centrolenella ametarsia Flores, 1987. Zootaxa 1815: 25-34.

Lynch, J. D. and Duellman, W. E. (1973). A review of the centrolenid frogs of Ecuador, with descriptions of new species. Occasional Papers of the Museum of Natural History, University of Kansas 16: 1–66.


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