Oreophryne ampelos Kraus, 2011

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

Oreophryne ampelos Kraus, 2011, Rec. Aust. Mus., 63: 54. Holotype: AMS 30742, by original designation. Type locality: "Papua New Guinea, Western Province, Imagabip (5.2833° S 141.4833° E)".

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

English Names

None noted.


Known only from the type locality (Imagabip) in the Hindenburg Range at 1280 m elevation amd a second locality (Finalbin) ca. 30 km to the west-northwest in the Star Mountains at 840 m elevation.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Papua New Guinea

Endemic: Papua New Guinea

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