Hylophorbus tetraphonus Günther, 2001

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

Hylophorbus tetraphonus Günther, 2001, Russ. J. Herpetol., 8: 88. Holotype: ZMB 62386, by original designation. Type locality: "in the Wondiwoi Mts.. at the base of the Wandammen Peninsula, about 8 km west of the coastal village of Yeretuar, 2° 56′ S, 134° 38′ E, at 480 m NN, Irian Jaya (West Papua)", New Guinea, Indonesia.

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

English Names

Four-note Mawatta Frog (Günther, 2003, Faun. Abh. Staatl. Mus. Tierkd., Dresden, 24: 214).


Wondiwoi and Fak-Fak Mountains, as well as Japen Island, Papua, Indonesia.


See Günther, 2003, Faun. Abh. Staatl. Mus. Tierkd., Dresden, 24: 214. Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 251, provided a brief account.

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