Pristimantis alalocophus (Roa-Trujillo and Ruiz-Carranza, 1991)

Quindío robber frog



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Eleutherodactylus alalocophus Roa-Trujillo & Ruiz-Carranza, 1991 (protonym)


Conservation Status

Last record: 1997

Rediscovered on 8 April 2021 at 20:15hr



Department of Quindío, Colombia


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Roa-Trujillo, S. H. and Ruiz-Carranza, P. M. (1991). Una nueva especie de Eleutherodactylus (Amphibia: Leptodactylidae) de la Cordillera Central de Colombia. Caldasia 16: 343-348.


Other references:

González-Acosta, Cristian and Duarte-Marín, Sebastián. (2022). Rediscovery of the Quindío robber frog Pristimantis alalocophus in a new locality in the Department of Quindío, Colombia. The Herpetological Bulletin 159: 38-40.


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