Cophixalus brevidigitus Günther and Richards, 2021

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Asterophryinae > Genus: Cophixalus > Species: Cophixalus brevidigitus

Cophixalus brevidigitus Günther and Richards, 2021, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington, 134: 341. Holotype: SAMA R71751, by original designation. Type locality: "unnamed camp in Hela Province, Papua New Guinea (6.09678°S, 143.1045°E; 2060 m a.s.l.)". urn:lsid:zoobank.org:act:419B1ACF-0343-4809-95A4-5FA1ADE880FB

English Names

None noted. 

Distribution

Known with certainty only from a single locality in wet, mossy, mid-montane rainforest at an altitude of 2060 m in the mountains of Hela Province, Papua New Guinea. 

Comment

Comparative external morphology and advertisement call described in the original publication. 

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