Nyctimystes traunae Menzies, 2014

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

Nyctimystes traunae Menzies, 2014, Alytes, 30: 48. Holotype: UPNG 2058, by original designation. Type locality: "in reed beds on the bank of the Trauna River, Baiyer River Sanctuary, 800 m asl, WHP [= Western Highlands Province]", Papua New Guinea. 

English Names

None noted. 


Known from two localities, Baiyer River Sanctuary and Bundi, ca. 120 km apart on the central mountains of Papua New Guinea in Western Highlands Province. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Papua New Guinea

Endemic: Papua New Guinea


In the Nyctimystes cheesmani group according to the original publication. 

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