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Hapalotremus major

Ralph Vary Chamberlin originally described this species as Hemirrhagus major, but it was later transferred to Hapalotremus by Fernando Perez-Miles & Arturo Locht.

Leptodeuterocopus gratus

Leptodeuterocopus gratus is a moth of the family Pterophoridae that is known from Peru. The wingspan is about 12 mm 0.47 in. Adults are on wing in March.

Megacephala inca

Megacephala inca is a species of ground beetle in the subfamily of Carabinae that was described by Naviaux and Ugarte-Pena in 2006, and is endemic to Peru.

Microlophus koepckeorum

The specific name, koepckeorum genitive plural, is in honor of German-born Peruvian ornithologists Hans-Wilhelm Koepcke and Maria Koepcke, husband and wife.

Nannostomus mortenthaleri

Nannostomus mortenthaleri, commonly known as the coral red pencilfish, is a freshwater species of fish belonging to the characin family Lebiasinidae. It is one of the most colourful of the genus, being suffused with a bright coral red colouration ...

Phytotelmatrichis osopaddington

Phytotelmatrichis osopaddington is a species of beetle in the family Ptiliidae, or the featherwing beetles. It is only known from Peru. It is one of the top 10 new species named in 2015.

Potamotrygon tatianae

Potamotrygon tatianae, the Tatianas river stingray, is a species of river stingray endemic to the Madre de Dios River and upper Madeira River basins in Peru.

Stenoptilodes huanacoicus

Stenoptilodes huanacoicus is a moth of the family Pterophoridae that is known from Peru. The wingspan is about 22 mm 0.87 V. Adults in February on the wing.

Stenoptilodes hypsipora

Stenoptilodes hypsipora is a moth of the family Pterophoridae that is known from Peru. The wingspan is about 23 mm 0.91 V. the Adults are on the wing in July.

Stenoptilodes limaicus

Stenoptilodes limaicus is a moth of the family Pterophoridae that is known from Peru. The wingspan is about 18 mm 0.71 V. Adults are on wing in January.

Synophis insulomontanus

Synophis insulomontanus, known commonly as the mountain fishing snake or the mountain shadow snake, is a species of snake in the family Colubridae. The species is endemic to northwestern South America.

Telmatobius ventriflavum

The specific name is taken from the Latin words venter "belly", and flavus "yellow", referring to the coloration of the species ventral surfaces.

Thrixopelma ockerti

Thrixopelma ockerti, commonly known as the Peruvian flame rump, is a species of tarantula and the type species of the genus Thrixopelma. It is endemic to Peru.

Trachylepis tschudii

Trachylepis tschudii is an enigmatic skink, purportedly from Peru. First described in 1845 on the basis of a single specimen, it may be the same as the Noronha skink from Fernando de Noronha, off northeastern Brazil. T. tschudii represents one of ...

Truebella

Truebella is a genus of small true toads, family Bufonidae. It is endemic to the Ayacucho and Junin Regions of Peru. The generic name honors Linda Trueb, an American herpetologist.

Xylophanes bilineata

Xylophanes bilineata is a moth of the family Sphingidae. It is known from Peru. Wingspan-74-78 mm. It is similar to Xylophanes fassli, but oval patch distal to the discal spot is smaller and dark green. On fore wings dull gray-green. Spot cell is ...

Xylophanes blanca

Xylophanes blanca is a moth of the family Sphingidae. It is known from Peru. A wingspan of 62-70 mm for males and about 71 mm for females. It is similar to Xylophanes rothschildi, but the oval patch distal to the discal spots are smaller and dark ...

Xylophanes ockendeni

Xylophanes ockendeni is a moth of the family Sphingidae. It is known from Peru. The length of the front wings is 35-36 mm. It is similar to Xylophanes rothschildi, but distinguished by a slightly scalloped outer edge of the front wing, more clear ...

Xylophanes porioni

Xylophanes porioni is a moth of the family Sphingidae. It is known from Peru. Length of fore wings is 39-40 mm. It differs from all other species of Xylophanes mix a wide, compact shape of the wings, which was filled with a brown pattern on top o ...

Xylophanes xylobotes

Xylophanes xylobotes is a moth of the family Sphingidae. It is known from Peru. It is similar to Xylophanes ceratomioides, but paler, and all three dorsal lines of the abdomen narrow and uniformly continuous. The black line is the apical antenna ...

Aspidiotus

Aspidiotus is a genus of armoured scale insects. It includes several agricultural and horticultural pests. A. destructor was originally blamed for a massive die-off of coconut trees in the Philippines, which began in 2009. He was previously invol ...

Barbodes joaquinae

Barbpdes joaquinae is a species of freshwater ray-finned fish from the carp and minnow family, Cyprinidae. It is endemic to Lanao del Sur on Mindanao in the Philippines where it occurs in a single small stream draining from Basak Lake into the Ag ...

Barbodes palavanensis

Barbodes palavanensis is a species of freshwater ray-finned fish from the carp and minnow family, Cyprinidae which is found in the Philippines. It has been considered to be conspecific with the widespread spotted barb which is found throughout ma ...

Barbodes quinquemaculatus

Barbodes quinquemaculatus is a species of freshwater ray-finned fish from the carp and minnow family, Cyprinidae which is found in the Philippines. The type specimen was taken near Zamboanga.

Barbodes umalii

Barbodes umalii is a species of freshwater ray-finned fish from the carp and minnow family, Cyprinidae which is found in the Philippines where it has only been recorded from the Agus River system on Mindanao.

Batak shrew

It is of small size, its head and body length of 63.5 millimetres 2.5 in, tail 43 mm 1.7 in, of which the proximal 22 mm 0.87 in are sparsely covered by longer bristles, hindfoot 12.4 mm 0.49 in with claw and 11.5 mm 0.45 in without claw. Its hea ...

Batomys uragon

Batomys uragon is a species of cloud rat endemic to the Philippines. It was first discovered in 1988, and the full description was published in 2015, in the Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington. It is so far found only on Luzon, th ...

Black-billed hanging parrot

The black-billed hanging parrot bonapartei) is a shy hanging parrot found only on the Sulu Archipelago of the Philippines. Its taxonomic classification is controversial, some authors define the black-billed hanging parrot as a subgenus or subspec ...

Bohol sunbird

The Bohol sunbird is a species of bird in the family Nectariniidae. It is endemic to the Philippines. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests and subtropical or tropical moist mountain forests.

Calliophis salitan

Calliophis salitan is a species of venomous snake in the family Elapidae. It is endemic to Dinagat Island in the Philippines. It is unique for its large size as well as its body coloration of a black head & neck with black & white bands along the ...

Catapaecilma nakamotoi

Catapaecilma nakamotoi is a butterfly of the family Lycaenidae first described by Hisakazu Hayashi in 1979. It is a rare species, endemic to the island of Mindanao in the southern Philippines. Its forewing length is 17-19 mm.

Colilodion schulzi

Colilodion schulzi is a species of beetles belonging to the family Staphylinidae. This small, robust, reddish-brown rove beetle is known from a single specimen, a 2.37 millimetres long female. It is in the genus Colilodion. It resembles the speci ...

Conlephasma

Conlephasma enigma is a wingless, ground-dwelling species of stick insect in the monotypic genus Conlephasma, and is found on Mount Halcon, on the Philippine island of Mindoro. View in light colours, with men, with dark bluish-green head and legs ...

Diamella arrowi

Diamella arrowi is a species of ground beetle in the Lebiinae subfamily that is endemic to the Philippines. The species is black coloured and is 7.3 millimetres in length.

Dinagat hairy-tailed rat

Dinagat hairy-tailed rat or Russet Batomys is one of five species of rodent in the genus Batomys. It is in the diverse family Muridae. This species is endemic to the Philippines.

Gekko coi

Gekko coi is a species of gecko. It is endemic to Sibuyan Island in the Philippines. The specific name coi honours Leonard Co, botanist and conservation biologist.

Grey-rumped swiftlet

The grey-rumped swiftlet or gray-rumped swiftlet is a small bird in the swift family Apodidae. It is endemic to some islands in the Philippines. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. Previously considered a subspec ...

Meotipa vesiculosa

Meotipa vesiculosa is a species of species of cobweb spider in the family Theridiidae found in the Americas, Papua New Guinea, China, Korea, Japan, and PacificIslands. It was described by Eugene Simon in 1895. Meotipa vesiculosa was previously a ...

Mount Tapulao forest mouse

The mouse is the smallest species in its genus, measuring in total "230-255 mm, tail: 107-116 mm, hind foot: 31-35 mm, ear: 21 - 22 mm" and weighing 60-84 grams. On its dorsal side, the mouse has long, dense, soft, dark brown fur, with dark gray ...

Nippoptilia philippensis

Nippoptilia philippensis is a moth of the family Pterophoridae. It is known from Mindanao and Mindoro. A wingspan of 15-19 mm 0.59–0.75 V. Adults are on wing in January, from may to June and in August.

Palawan binturong

Arctictis binturong whitei is a subspecies of the binturong, a mammal in the family Viverridae. It is known commonly as the Palawan binturong and Palawan bearcat. It is endemic to the island of Palawan in the Philippines.

Palawan frogmouth

The Palawan frogmouth is a species of bird in the family Podargidae. It is found on Palawan in the Philippines. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forest. It is sometimes considered conspecific with the Javan and Blyths ...

Panay shrew

It is of medium size, with a head and body length of 65–74 millimetres 2.6–2.9 in, with a long tail 81–94% of the head and body length. Its head is long and pointed, with numerous long vibrissae up to 22 mm 0.87 in length. His fur dorsal side bla ...

Camiguin hanging parrot

The Camiguin hanging parrot, Loriculus camiguinensis, is a hanging parrot endemic to the Philippine island of Camiguin, where its habitat is diminishing. The taxonomy of this population of parrots on Camiguin is uncertain.

Philippine creeper

The Philippine creepers or rhabdornises are small passerine birds. They are endemic to the Philippines. The group contains a single genus Rhabdornis with three species. They do not migrate, other than to make local movements. There are three spec ...

Pinoyscincus

Pinoyscincus is a genus of skinks, lizards in the family Scincidae. All species in the genus are endemic to the Philippines. Species in this genus were previously assigned to the genus Sphenomorphus.

Platymantis bayani

Platymantis bayani is a species of frog in the family Ceratobatrachidae. It is endemic to the island of Samar, the Philippines. It is only known from its type locality, the Taft Forest Reserve in Taft, Eastern Samar. The specific name bayani is d ...

Platyptilia eberti

Platyptilia eberti is a moth of the family Pterophoroidea. It is found on Luzon, Philippines, and was recently discovered in Vietnam, although this record might represent a related undescribed species. The wingspan is about 17 mm. Adults are on w ...

Platyptilia nussi

Platyptilia nussi is a moth of the family Pterophoroidea. It is found on Luzon in the Philippines. The wingspan is about 19 mm. Adults are on wing in November.

Rhinogobius carpenteri

Rhinogobius carpenteri is a freshwater species of goby endemic to the Philippines. It grows up to 5.9 cm SL, and is dull yellow-brown, whitish under the jaw, eyes blue, grayish fins with two silvery white anterior spines, silvery white anal fin r ...