Sphenophryne magnitympanum (Kraus and Allison, 2009)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Asterophryinae > Genus: Sphenophryne > Species: Sphenophryne magnitympanum

Liophryne magnitympanum Kraus and Allison, 2009, Bishop Mus. Occas. Pap., 104: 15. Holotype: BPBM 19358, by original designation. Type locality: "Siruhu, W slope Mt. Obree, 9.44467° S, 148.00923° E, 1640 m, Central Province, Papua New Guinea".

Sphenophryne magnitympanum — Rivera, Kraus, Allison, and Butler, 2017, Mol. Phylogenet. Evol., 112: 4, by implication of the synonymy of Liophryne with Sphenophryne

Asterophrys magnitympanum — Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 547, by implication. 

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Known only from the western slope of Mount Obree, Central Province, and from Mount Suckling, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea.

Comment

 Kraus, 2013, Herpetol. Rev., 44: 278, provided a record from the east slope of Mount Suckling, Milne Bay Province, Papua New Guinea.

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