Nyctimystes bivocalis Kraus, 2012

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Pelodryadinae > Genus: Nyctimystes > Species: Nyctimystes bivocalis

Nyctimystes bivocalis Kraus, 2012, Zootaxa, 3493: 7. Holotype: BPBM 15201, by original designation. Type locality: "along Upaelisafupi Stream, 10.4971° S, 150.2330° E, 715 m elevation, Cloudy Mountains, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea".

Litoria bivocalisFrost, 2013, Amph. Spec. World, Vers. 5.6. Reflecting status of Nyctimystes as a synonym of Litoria at the time (see Litoria account).

Nyctimystes bivocalis — Kraus, 2013, Mem. Queensland Mus., 56 : 581-587, by implication. 

English Names

None noted.


Cloudy Mountains and the southernmost extent of the Owen Stanley Range west of Alotau, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea.


Closely related to Nyctimystes cheesmani according to the original publication. Menzies, 2014, Alytes, 30: 42-68, discussed this species and placed it in his Nyctimystes cheesmani group. 

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