Two new species of frogs of the genus Pristimantis from Ecuador

Main report: Finding the real treasure of the Incas: Two new frog species from an unexplored region
(ScienceDaily)
Other Reporting: Academia.edu, ScienceSpaceRobots, Seeker, National Geographic Espana
Scientific Paper: Zookeys    (Plazi Treatment)
New Taxa: Pristimantis yanezi, Pristimantis llanganati
Species named for: Llanganates National Park, and Mario Yánez, director of Museo Ecuatoriano de Ciencias Naturales (MECN).
Categories: Amphibians | New Species
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