Cornufer mediodiscus (Brown and Parker, 1970)

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

Batrachylodes mediodiscus Brown and Parker, 1970, Breviora, 346: 5. Holotype: MCZ 41589, by original designation. Type locality: "Pipekei area, 2000 feet elevation, on Bougainville Island, Solomon Islands", Papua New Guinea.

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

English Names

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


Buka and Bougainville Islands, 0-1230 m elevation, Papua New Guinea part of the Solomons.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Papua New Guinea

Endemic: Papua New Guinea


Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 77, provided a brief account.

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