Oreophryne zimmeri Ahl, 1933

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

Oreophryne zimmeri Ahl, 1933, Mitt. Zool. Mus. Berlin, 19: 582. Holotype: ZMB 34321 according to the original publication and Bauer, Günther, and Robeck, 1996, Mitt. Zool. Mus. Berlin, 72: 266. Type locality: "Süd-Ost-Celebes (Tanke Salokko, Mengokoka-Gebirge, 2000 m)", Indonesia.

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

English Names

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


Known only from the type locality on southeastern Sulawesi, Indonesia, 2000 m elevation.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Indonesia

Endemic: Indonesia


Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 204, provided a brief account.

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