Ranitomeya reticulata, Boulenger, 1884

Brown, Jason L., Twomey, Evan, Amézquita, Adolfo, Souza, Moisés Barbosa De, Caldwell, Jana- Lee P., Lötters, Stefan, May, Rudolf Von, Melo-Sampaio, Paulo Roberto, Mejía-Vargas, Daniel, Perez-Peña, Pedro, Pepper, Mark, Poelman, Erik H., Sanchez-Rodriguez, Manuel & Summers, Kyle, 2011, A taxonomic revision of the Neotropical poison frog genus Ranitomeya (Amphibia: Dendrobatidae) 3083, Zootaxa 3083 (1), pp. 1-120: 48

publication ID

http://doi.org/ 10.11646/zootaxa.3083.1.1

DOI

http://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.5244623

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/1D338788-956F-1574-C8FC-9C433FD3FCB6

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scientific name

Ranitomeya reticulata
status

 

Ranitomeya reticulata   species group

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Tables 1, 4 – 6

A monophyletic assemblage of six species: Ranitomeya reticulata Boulenger 1884   “1883” with its junior synonym R. ignea Melin 1941   ; R. fantastica Boulenger, 1884   “1883”; R. ventrimaculata Shreve 1935   ; R. uakarii Brown, Schulte & Summers 2006   ; R. summersi Brown, Twomey, Pepper & Sanchez-Rodriguez 2008   and R. benedicta Brown, Twomey, Pepper, & Sanchez-Rodriguez 2008   .

Definition and diagnosis. Medium to large adult SVL (17 – 21 mm); black dorsum; typically orange to red dorsal patterning; LTRF 2 (2)/3, oral disc emarginate; large intestine entirely pigmented; eggs dark; promiscuous mating system, male parental care; grayish tadpoles and embryos, females produce between 2 – 5 eggs per mating. Vocalizations consist of a series of very short buzz-like notes (0.1 – 0.5 sec in length) given in rapid succession (104 – 200 notes per minute) ( Fig. 18 View FIGURE 18 )   .

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Chordata

Class

Amphibia

Order

Anura

Family

Dendrobatidae

Genus

Ranitomeya