Callulops kopsteini (Mertens, 1930)

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

Hylophorbus kopsteini Mertens, 1930, Zool. Meded., Leiden, 13: 147. Holotype: RMNH 5310A, by original designation and according to Gassó Miracle, van den Hoek Ostende, and Arntzen, 2007, Zootaxa, 1482: 46. Type locality: "Sanana, Soela-Inseln [= Sulabesi I.]", Sula Is., Indonesia.

Metopostira kopsteiniParker, 1934, Monogr. Frogs Fam. Microhylidae: 70.

Phrynomantis koptsteiniZweifel, 1972, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 148: 479.

Callulops kopsteiniDubois, 1988, Alytes, 7: 1–5.

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

English Names

Kopstein's Callulops Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 88).


Sanana Island in the Sula Islands, Indonesia.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Indonesia

Endemic: Indonesia


Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 243, provided a brief account. See map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 447.

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