Callulops comptus (Zweifel, 1972)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Asterophryinae > Genus: Callulops > Species: Callulops comptus

Phynomantis humicola comptus Zweifel, 1972, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 148: 411-546. Holotype: AMNH 82887, by original designation. Type locality: "1.6 mi. (by road) NE Tambul, elevation 7400 ft. (2250 m.), Western Highlands District, Territory of New Guinea".

Callulops humicola comptusDubois, 1988, Alytes, 7: 4-5.

Callulops comptusRichards, Burton, Cunningham, and Dennis, 1995, Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust., 119: 157-162.

Asterophrys compta — Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 691, by implication. See comment under Callulops

English Names

None noted.


Region of the type locality in the Western Highlands District, Papua New Guinea.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Papua New Guinea

Endemic: Papua New Guinea


Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 240-241, provided a brief account.

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