Cornufer elegans (Brown and Parker, 1970)

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

Batrachylodes elegans Brown and Parker, 1970, Breviora, 346: 14. Holotype: MCZ 54559, by original designation. Type locality: "Mutahi, between 2200 and 3200 feet elevation, on Bougainville Island, Solomon Islands", Papua New Guinea.

Cornufer (Batrachylodes) elegans — Brown, Siler, Richards, Diesmos, and Cannatella, 2015, Zool. J. Linn. Soc., 174: 152.

English Names

Elegant Sticky-toed Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 98).


Bougainville Island, Solomons


Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 77, and Pikacha, Morrison, and Richards, 2008, Frogs Solomon Islands: 28-29, provided brief accounts.

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