Oreophryne wapoga Günther, Richards, and Iskandar, 2001

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

Oreophryne wapoga Günther, Richards, and Iskandar, 2001, Spixiana, München, 24: 268. Holotype: MZB Amph. 7538, by original designation. Type locality: "at an altitude of 1070 m asl at Wapoga Alpha Exploration Camp (136° 34′ 423″ [sic] E, 3° 08′ 687″ [sic] S, Wapoga River headwaters, Irian Jaya [now Papua], Indonesia".

Asterophrys wapoga — Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 419. 

English Names

None noted.


Headwaters of the Wapoga River (1070 m elevation) and Japen Island (610-630 m elevation), Papua (New Guinea), Indonesia.


Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 214, provided a brief account.

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