Barygenys maculata Menzies and Tyler, 1977

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

Barygenys maculata Menzies and Tyler, 1977, J. Zool., London, 183: 447. Holotype: UP 5090, by original designation. Type locality: "approximately three kilometers northwest of Agaun, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea, altitude 1500 m".

English Names

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


Vicinity of the type locality in Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea.


Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 237-238, provided a brief account. Shea and Kraus, 2007, Zootaxa, 1514: 37-60, commented on types.

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