Callulops taxispilotus Kraus, 2019

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

Callulops taxispilotus Kraus, 2019, Zootaxa, 4612: 19. Holotype: USNM 581333, by original designation. Type locality: "at Pio River site, 10 km SSE Haia, 6.7892° S, 144.9920° E, 490 m a.s.l., Gulf Province, Papua New Guinea". Zoobank publication registration: 33E82826-EF18-47F0-B804-CC877BD2AFFE

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

English Names

None noted. 


Southern versant of the Central Highlands and Owen Stanley Mountains from Central, Chimbu, and Gulf provinces, Papua New Guinea, near sea level to 1020 m elevation. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Papua New Guinea

Endemic: Papua New Guinea

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