Litoria wapogaensis Richards and Iskandar, 2001

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

Litoria wapogaensis Richards and Iskandar, 2001, Alytes, 18: 142. Holotype: MZB Amph. 3873, by original designation. Type locality: "Wapoga Alpha exploration camp (135° 34.423′ E, 3° 08.687′ S, 1070 m elevation) in the headwaters of the Wapoga River, Irian Jaya [now Papua] Province, Indonesia".

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality (headwater of Wapoga River, Papua Province (New Guinea), Indonesia.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Indonesia, Indonesia - Papua Region

Endemic: Indonesia, Indonesia - Papua Region


"[S]howing some affinities with the Litoria nigropunctata species-group" according to the original publication. Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 120, provided a brief account.

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