Oreophryne flavomaculata Günther and Richards, 2016

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

Oreophryne flavomaculata Günther and Richards, 2016, Vert. Zool., Senckenberg, 66: 158. Holotype: SAMA R69679, by original designation. Type locality: "Summit of Iagifu Ridge, Agogo Range near Moro, Southern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea (06°25.961S, 143°12.897E; 1,300 m above sea level (a.s.l.))". 

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

English Names

None noted. 


Known from only from two locations at 900 m and 1300 m elevation in very wet, lower-montane rainforest in the Kikori River Basin of Southern Highlands Province, Papua New Guinea. 

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Papua New Guinea

Endemic: Papua New Guinea

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