Cophixalus pakayakulangun Hoskin and Aland, 2011

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

Cophixalus pakayakulangun Hoskin and Aland, 2011, Zootaxa, 3027: 46. Holotype: QM J88547, by original designation. Type locality: "boulder field just south of Stanley Hill (12° 27′ 50″ S, 143°16′ 14″ E, elevation 40 m), Cape York Peninsula, north-east Queensland", Australia.

Asterophrys pakayakulangun — Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 418. 

English Names

Golden-capped Boulder-frog (original publication).


Known only from the type locality just south of Stanley Hill, Cape York Peninsula, northeastern Queensland, Australia.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Australia

Endemic: Australia


Aland and Hoskin, 2013, Zootaxa, 3718: 299–300, reported on the advertisement call. Cutajar, Portway, Gillard, and Rowley, 2022, Tech. Rep. Aust. Mus. Online, 36: 11, provided a polygon distribution map. 

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