Asterophrys leucopus Richards, Johnston, and Burton, 1994

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Asterophryinae > Genus: Asterophrys > Species: Asterophrys leucopus

Asterophrys leucopus Richards, Johnston, and Burton, 1994, Mem. Queensland Mus., 37: 282. Holotype: QM J58650, by original designation. Type locality: "Stolle Mountain, Sandaun (West Sepik) Province, Papua New Guinea, 4° 48′ S, 141° 39′ E, 1600 m".

English Names

None noted.


Stolle Mountain (Sandaun Province), Hunstein Mountains (East Sepik Province), and Bewani Mountains (West Sepik Province), Papua New Guinea.


Kraus and Allison, 2006, Herpetol. Rev., 37: 364-368, provided a range extension to the Bewani Mountains, West Sepik Province, and Hunstein Mountains, East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea. Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 233, provided a brief account.

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