Cophixalus nexipus Kraus, 2012

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

Cophixalus nexipus Kraus, 2012, Zootaxa, 3559: 13. Holotype: BPBM 19323. Type locality: "W slope Mt. Obree, 9.4601° S, 148.0304° E, 1800-2040 m, Central Province, Papua New Guinea".

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

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the vicinity of the type locality at 1800 to 2040 m elevation on the western slope of Mount Obree, Central Province, Papua New Guinea.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Papua New Guinea

Endemic: Papua New Guinea

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