Xenorhina arboricola Allison and Kraus, 2000

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Asterophryinae > Genus: Xenorhina > Species: Xenorhina arboricola

Xenorhina arboricola Allison and Kraus, 2000, Herpetologica, 56: 286. Holotype: BPBM 13746, by original designation. Type locality: "southern slopes of Mt. Menawa, 8.5 km N, 14 km E of Utai Aerodeome, vicinity of Agpo Creek, 1200 m elevation, 3.309° S, 141.709° E, Bewani Mts., West Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea".

Asterophrys arboricola — Dubois, Ohler, and Pyron, 2021, Megataxa, 5: 557, by implication.

English Names

None noted.


Bewani, Hunstein, and Torricelli Mountains, West Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea.


Advertisement call reported in the original description. Kraus and Allison, 2006, Herpetol. Rev., 37: 364-368, provided the record from the Torricelli Mountains. Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 267-268, provided a brief account.

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