Bolitoglossa medemi

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Taxonavigation: Salamandroidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Cladus: Chordata Craniata
Subphylum: Vertebrata
Infraphylum: Gnathostomata
Superclassis: Tetrapoda
Classis: Amphibia
Subclassis: Lissamphibia
Ordo: Urodela
Subordo: Salamandroidea

Familia: Plethodontidae
Subfamilia: Bolitoglossinae
Genus: Bolitoglossa
Species: Bolitoglossa medemi


Bolitoglossa medemi Brame & Wake, 1972

Type locality: "Finca Chibiguí, approximately 76° 30´ W, 6° 15´ N, on the Río Arquía, Departamento de Antioquia, Colombia. Elevation approximately 300 m (980 ft)".

Holotype: LACM 42276.



  • Brame and Wake, 1972, Contrib. Sci. Nat. Hist. Mus. Los Angeles Co., 219: 2.
  • Parra-Olea, García-París, and Wake, 2004, Biol. J. Linn. Soc., 81: 336.
  • Frost, D. 2008: Amphibian Species of the World: an Online Reference. Version 5.2 (15 July, 2008). Electronic Database accessible at [1] American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA. Bolitoglossa medemi . Accessed on 30 July 2008.
  • AmphibiaWeb: Information on amphibian biology and conservation. [web application]. 2010. Berkeley, California: Bolitoglossa medemi. AmphibiaWeb, available at

Vernacular names[edit]

English: Finca Chibigui Salamander