Callulops eremnosphax Kraus and Allison, 2009

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

Callulops eremnosphax Kraus and Allison, 2009, Bishop Mus. Occas. Pap., 104: 7. Holotype: BPBM 13212, by original designation. Type locality: "along E branch Avi Avi River, 5.5 km S and 5.6 km W of Tekadu Airstrip, 7.735° S, 146.496° E, 12 m, Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea".

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

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality (5.5 km south and 5.6 km west of Tekadu airstrip), Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Papua New Guinea

Endemic: Papua New Guinea


Confused with Callulops robustus prior to its naming according to the original publication.

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