Hylophorbus sextus Günther, 2001

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

Hylophorbus sextus Günther, 2001, Russ. J. Herpetol., 8: 97. Holotype: MZB Amph. 6918, by original designation. Type locality: "Wapoga Alpha Exploration Camp in the headwaters of the Wapoga River, 03° 08.687′ S, 136° 34.423′ E, altitude 1070 m NN, Irian Jaya [now Papua], Indonesia".

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

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality at Wapoga Alpha Exploration Camp about 130 km northeast of the coastal town of Nabire, Papua (New Guinea), Indonesia.


Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 251, provided a brief account.

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