- Holotype: CORBIDI 10467, adult ♂, collected by J. Delia on 26 May 2011.
- Type locality: “from a stream near the village of San Jose in the Cainarachi valley near Tarapoto, Departamento San Martín, Peru. This stream crosses the Tarapoto-Yurimaguas road approximately 400 m before San Jose when traveling in the direction of Yurimaguas. The collection site is reached by climbing the stream approximately 0.5 km and is located at the top of a large waterfall (approximately 6°25'2.59"S, 76°17'21.33"W, 610 m).”.
- Twomey, E., Delia, J. & Castroviejo-Fisher, S. 2014. A review of northern Peruvian glassfrogs (Centrolenidae), with the description of four new remarkable species. Zootaxa 3851(1): 1–87. DOI: 10.11646/zootaxa.3851.1.1 Reference page.