A new Centrolenella from the Amazonian lowlands of Colombia

G. Flores

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The hylid Centrolenella ametarsia n.sp. is described. The family Centrolenidae is most diverse at higher elevations (> 2/3 of the species have montane distributions), and an unusually high proportion of lowland endemics (50%) are among the smallest centrolenid species known (adult SVL <20 mm). -from Author

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)185-190
Number of pages6
JournalJournal of Herpetology
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1987


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  • Animal Science and Zoology

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