Oreophryne rookmaakeri Mertens, 1927

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

Oreophryne rookmaakeri Mertens, 1927, Senckenb. Biol., 9: 236. Holotype: SMF 22090, by original designation and Iskandar and Mumpuni, 2003 "2002", Hamadryad, 27: 126. Type locality: "Rana Mese, 1200 m. H., West-Flores", Lesser Sunda Is., Indonesia.

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

English Names

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


Western Flores, 900-1200 m elev., Indonesia.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Indonesia

Endemic: Indonesia


See account by Mertens, 1930, Abh. Senckenb. Naturforsch. Ges., 42: 230.

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