Sphenophryne miniafia (Kraus, 2014)

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

Liophryne miniafia Kraus, 2014, J. Herpetol., 48 : 256. Holotype: BPBM 39929, by original designation. Type locality: "south slope of Mt. Trafalgar, Oro Province, Papua New Guinea (19.19068S, 149.16118E), elevation 1,045 m."

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

English Names

None noted. 


Known only from the vicinity of the type locality on the southern flank of Mount Trafalgar (Oro Province, Papua New Guinea) at elevations of 830–1045 m; presumably to be found at higher elevations and possibly on the upper slopes of Mount Victory as well.

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