Cophixalus monosyllabus Günther, 2010

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

Cophixalus monosyllabus Günther, 2010, Bonn Zool. Bull., 57: 232. Holotype: ZMB 74993, by original designation. Type locality: "6 km direct line NNE of Fakfak town, near the Fakfak-Kokas road, Bomberai Peninsula (neck of Vogelkop), Papua Province, Indonesia, 2° 53′ S and 132° 18′ E, elevation 500 m a.s.l."

Asterophrys monosyllaba — Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 479, by implication.

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the southern Fakfak Moutnains at elevations of 400 to 700 m, West Papua Province, Indonesia.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Indonesia, Indonesia - Papua Region

Endemic: Indonesia, Indonesia - Papua Region


The sister species of Cophixalus tetzlaffi according to the original publication.

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