Portal da USP Portal da USP Portal da USP

A new species of salamander (Bolitoglossa: Plethodontidae) from the Cordillera Oriental of the Colombian Andes

Andrés R. Acosta-Galvis, Doris L. Gutiérrez-Lamus

Abstract


Eight species of salamanders are recognized to Cordillera Oriental of Colombia. Here we describe a new species of the genus Bolitoglossa, named Bolitoglossa guaneae sp. nov. The highest number of species of this genus is found in the cloud forests located in the western flank of the Cordillera Oriental.

Keywords


Caudata;Bolitoglossa;New species;Cordillera Oriental

Full Text:

PDF


DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0031-10492012001800001

Article Metrics

Metrics Loading ...

Metrics powered by PLOS ALM

Refbacks

  • There are currently no refbacks.




Copyright (c)



SCImago Journal & Country Rank