Cophixalus salawatiensis Günther, Richards, Tjaturadi, and Krey, 2015

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

Cophixalus salawatiensis Günther, Richards, Tjaturadi, and Krey, 2015, Zoosyst. Evol., 92: 206. HolotypeMZB Amph. 12165, by original designation. Type locality: "Weybya camp, Salawati Island, Raja Ampat Islands, West Papua Province, Indonesia (00°57.383’S, 130°47.060’E".  

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

English Names

None noted. 


Known only from the type locality on Salawati Island in the Raja Ampat Island group off of western New Guinea (Indonesia). 

Geographics occurrence

Natural resident: Indonesia

Endemic to the political unit: Indonesia

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