Barygenys flavigularis Zweifel, 1972

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Asterophryinae > Genus: Barygenys > Species: Barygenys flavigularis

Barygenys flavigularis Zweifel, 1972, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 148: 43. Holotype: AMNH 82903, by original designation. Type locality: "Mt. Kaindi, Morobe District [Morobe Province], Territory of New Guinea [Papua New Guinea], at an elevation of about 7500 ft. (2280 m.)".

Asterophrys flavigularis — Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 418. 

English Names

Yellow-throated Papua Frogs (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 87).


Known from mountains in the vicinity of Wau, including Mount Missim, Mount Kaindi, and the Ekuti Dividing Range, above 2100 m elevation, Papua New Guinea.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Papua New Guinea

Endemic: Papua New Guinea


Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 237, provided a brief account.

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