Ranoidea macki (Richards, 2001)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Pelodryadinae > Genus: Ranoidea > Species: Ranoidea macki

Litoria macki Richards, 2001, Mem. Queensland Mus., 46: 734. Holotype: MZB Amph. 3870, by original designation. Type locality: "Wapoga Alpha mineral exploration camp, West Papua, Indonesia, 3° 08.687′ S, 136° 34.423′ E, 1070 m".

Dryopsophus macki — Duellman, Marion, and Hedges, 2016, Zootaxa, 4104: 40.

Ranoidea macki — Dubois and Frétey, 2016, Dumerilia, 6: 21. 

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the mountainous headwaters region of the Wapoga River in northwestern Papua, New Guinea, Indonesia.


Most similar to Litoria spinifera according to the original publication. Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 136-137, provided a brief account and considered this species to be in his Litoria pratti group.

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