Choerophryne brevicrus (Günther and Richards, 2012)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Asterophryinae > Genus: Choerophryne > Species: Choerophryne brevicrus

Albericus brevicrus Günther and Richards, 2012 "2011", Vert. Zool., Dresden, 61: 349. Holotype: SAMA R66100, by original designation. Type locality: "Paiela Road (05° 30.183′ S, 143° 04.866′ E; 2,900 m asl), near Porgera Town, Enga Province, Papua New Guinea".

Choerophryne brevicrus — Peloso, Frost, Richards, Rodrigues, Donnellan, Matsui, Raxworthy, Biju, Lemmon, Lemmon, and Wheeler, 2016, Cladistics, 32: 139. 

Asterophrys brevicrus — Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 477, by implication. 

English Names

None noted.


West mossy mid-montane rainforest adjacent to Lake Tawa (2200 m elevation) and along the Paiela Road near Porgera, Enga Province, Papua New Guinea.

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