Litoria timida Tyler and Parker, 1972

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Pelodryadinae > Genus: Litoria > Species: Litoria timida

Litoria timida Tyler and Parker, 1972, Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust., 96: 157. Holotype: SAMA R11658. Type locality: "Menemsorae, Western District [Province], Papua New Guinea".

English Names

Menemsorae Treefrog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 60).


Western Papua New Guinea along the middle reaches of the Fly River to Milne Bay, possibly into adjacent Papua, Indonesia.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Papua New Guinea

Likely/Controversially Present: Indonesia, Indonesia - Papua Region

Endemic: Papua New Guinea


In the Litoria dorsalis group of Tyler and Davies, 1978, Aust. J. Zool., Suppl. Ser., 27 (63): 23. Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 121, provided a brief account.

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