Barygenys parvula Zweifel, 1981

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

Barygenys parvula Zweifel, 1981 "1980", Pacific Sci., 34: 269. Holotype: BPBM 5689, by original designation. Type locality: "14 km north-northwest of Wanuma, Adelbert Mountains, elevation about 1500 m, Madang Province, Papua New Guinea".

Asterophrys parvula — Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 467. 

English Names

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


Known only from the type locality (Adelbert Mountains, Madang Province, Papua New Guinea), around 1400 m elevation.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Papua New Guinea

Endemic: Papua New Guinea


Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 239, provided a brief account.

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