Cornufer caesiops (Kraus and Allison, 2009)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Ceratobatrachidae > Subfamily: Ceratobatrachinae > Genus: Cornufer > Species: Cornufer caesiops

Platymantis caesiops Kraus and Allison, 2009, Bishop Mus. Occas. Pap., 104: 25. Holotype: BPBM 22229, by original designation. Type locality: "9 km NNW Marmar, Nakanai Mts., 5.4473° S, 151.46307° E, 865 m, New Britain Island, East New Britain Province, Papua New Guinea".

Cornufer caesiops — Brown, Siler, Richards, Diesmos, and Cannatella, 2015, Zool. J. Linn. Soc., 174: 140. 

English Names

None noted.


Vicinity of Jacquinot Bay, New Britain, East New Britain Province, Papua New Guinea; likely to range at moderate elevations across New Britain.


Closely related to Platymantis browni according to the original publication.

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