Cornufer nakanaiorum (Brown, Foufopoulos, and Richards, 2006)

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

Platymantis nakanaiorum Brown, Foufopoulos, and Richards, 2006, Copeia, 2006: 675. Holotype: UWZM 23897, by original designation. Type locality: "Papua New Guinea, West New Britain Province, northern Nakanai Mountains, northern edge of the Nakanai plateau, on a ridge between the Ivule and Sigole rivers, 05° 33.112′ S, 151° 04.269′ E, 1640 m elev.".

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

English Names

None noted.


High-elevation rainforest of the Nakanai Mountains, New Britain Island, Bismarck Archipelago.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Papua New Guinea

Endemic: Papua New Guinea


Most similar to Platymantis nexipus according to the original publication.

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