Oreophryne albitympanum Günther, Richards, and Tjaturadi, 2018

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Asterophryinae > Genus: Oreophryne > Species: Oreophryne albitympanum

Oreophryne albitympanum Günther, Richards, and Tjaturadi, 2018, Vert. Zool., Senckenberg, 68: 115. Holotype: MZB Amph.11996, by original designation. Type locality: "'Bog Camp', Foja Mountains, Papua Province, Indonesia (2°34.36’S, 138°43.03’E, ~1600 m above sea level [a.s.l.])". 

Asterophrys albitympanum — Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 521, by implication. 

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality (Foja Mountains, Papua Province, Indonesia, 1600 m, near summit) in moss-covered trees in extremely wet, lower-montane forest near the summit of the Foja Mountains in Papua Province, Indonesian New Guinea, ca. 1600 m elevation. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Indonesia, Indonesia - Papua Region

Endemic: Indonesia, Indonesia - Papua Region

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