Hylophorbus infulatus (Zweifel, 1972)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Asterophryinae > Genus: Hylophorbus > Species: Hylophorbus infulatus

Phrynomantis infulata Zweifel, 1972, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 148: 476. Holotype: AMNH 66687, by original designation. Type locality: "Arau, Kratke Mountains, elevation 4600 ft. (1400 m.), Eastern Highlands District [Eastern Highlands Province], Territory of New Guinea [Papua New Guinea]".

Mantophryne infulataBurton, 1986, Rec. S. Aust. Mus., 19: 415.

Hylophorbus infulatusOliver, Rittmeyer, Kraus, Richards, and Austin, 2013, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 67: 606. 

Asterophrys infulata — Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 499, by implication.

English Names

Arau Archipelago Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 90).


Known only from the type locality (Arau) in the Kratke Mountains (1400 m elevation) and also from the Adelbert Mountains (600 m elevation), Papua New Guinea.


Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 252-253, provided a brief account.

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