Oreophryne kapisa Günther, 2003

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

Oreophryne kapisa Günther, 2003, Zool. Abh. Staatl. Mus. Tierkd. Dresden, 53: 66. Holotype: ZMB 65875, by original designation. Type locality: "near the village of Arwe, central north Biak, 0° 56′ S and 135° 59′ E, Papua, Indonesia".

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

English Names

Kapisa's Cross Frog (original publication).


Biak Island, Papua (New Guinea), Indonesia.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Indonesia, Indonesia - Papua Region

Endemic: Indonesia, Indonesia - Papua Region


Most similar to Oreophryne wolterstorffi according to the original publication.

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