Copiula obsti Günther, 2002

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Asterophryinae > Genus: Copiula > Species: Copiula obsti

Copiula obsti Günther, 2002, Faun. Abh. Staatl. Mus. Tierkd., Dresden, 23: 45. Holotype: ZMB 62551, by original designation. Type locality: "at an altitude of 600 m a.s.l. on the eastern slope of the Wondiwoi Mountains about 8 km west of the coastal village of Yeretuar, 2°56′ S, 134°36′ E, base of the Wandammen Peninsula, Irian Jaya (Papua Barat = West Papua) [now Papua], Indonesia".

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

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality in primary rainforest on the eastern slopes of the Wondiwoi Mountains, west of the coastal village of Yeretuar, base of the Wandammen Peninsula, Papua (New Guinea), Indonesia, 500-750 m elevation.


Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 196, provided a brief account.

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