Oreophryne idenburgensis Zweifel, 1956

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

Oreophryne idenburgensis Zweifel, 1956, Am. Mus. Novit., 1766: 27. Holotype: AMNH 49663, by original designation. Type locality: "18 kilometers southwest of Bernhard Camp, Idenburg River, Netherlands New Guinea, [Papua, Indonesia,] at an elevation of 2150 meters".

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

English Names

Idenburg Cross Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 91).


Known only from the type locality in in the mountains above the Idenburg River, New Guinea (Papua, Indonesia).


Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 209, provided a brief account.

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