Austrochaperina archboldi Zweifel, 2000

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Asterophryinae > Genus: Austrochaperina > Species: Austrochaperina archboldi

Austrochaperina archboldi Zweifel, 2000, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 253: 11. Holotype: AMNH 66719, by original designation. Type locality: "Arau, Kratke Mountains, 1400 m, Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea".

Asterophrys archoboldi — Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 465. 

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality in the Kratke Mountains, Eastern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Papua New Guinea

Endemic: Papua New Guinea


Most similar to Austrochaperina guttata according to the original publication. Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 217, provided a brief account.

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