Cornufer desticans (Brown and Richards, 2008)

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

Platymantis desticans Brown and Richards, 2008, Zootaxa, 1888: 49. Holotype: SAMAR56849, by original designation. Type locality: "Barora Faa Island, (off the western tip of Isabel Isl.), 0-10 m above sea level (07° 32.065′S, 158° 21.005′E), Isabel Province, Solomon Islands", Papua New Guinea.

Cornufer (Aenigmanura) desticans — Brown, Siler, Richards, Diesmos, and Cannatella, 2015, Zool. J. Linn. Soc., 174: 153. 

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the Barora Island (off the western tipe of Isabel Island) Isabel Province, and Choiseul Island (Choiseul Province), Solomon Islands.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Solomon Islands

Endemic: Solomon Islands


Most similar to Platymantis weberi according to the original publication.

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