Cornufer montanus (Brown and Parker, 1970)

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

Batrachylodes montanus Brown and Parker, 1970, Breviora, 346: 16. Holotype: MCZ 55009, by original designation. Type locality: "Melilup, between 3500 and 4000 feet elevation, on Bougainville Island, Solomon Islands", Papua New Guinea.

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

English Names

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


Bougainville Island, 900-1250 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.: 78, provided a brief account.

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