Terraranans of the Lost World: a new species of Pristimantis (Amphibia, Craugastoridae) from Abakapá-tepui in the Chimantá massif, Venezuelan Guayana, and additions to the knowledge of P. muchimuk.

@article{ROJASRUNJAIC2013TerraranansOT,
  title={Terraranans of the Lost World: a new species of Pristimantis (Amphibia, Craugastoridae) from Abakap{\'a}-tepui in the Chimant{\'a} massif, Venezuelan Guayana, and additions to the knowledge of P. muchimuk.},
  author={Fernando J. M. ROJAS-RUNJAIC and Patricia E. Salerno and Josefa Celsa Se{\~n}aris and Gregory B. Pauly},
  journal={Zootaxa},
  year={2013},
  volume={3686},
  pages={
          335-55
        }
}
A new frog of the genus Pristimantis is named and described from the summit of Abakapá-tepui in the Chimantd massif, south-eastern Venezuela. The new species is known from two adult specimens and is the second craugastorid species described from this massif. It can be readily distinguished from all congeners inhabiting the highlands of the Guiana Shield by the unique combination of the following characters: dorsal skin shagreen and ventral skin coarsely areolate, tympanum small and ill-defined… Expand
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