Xenorhina minima (Parker, 1934)

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

Asterophrys minima Parker, 1934, Monogr. Frogs Fam. Microhylidae: 67. Holotype: ZMA 31, by original designation; now ZMA 5818 according to XXX. Type locality: "Went Mts., 1,000-1,360 m.", Papua (New Guinea), Indonesia.

Asterophrys pansa minimaLoveridge, 1948, Bull. Mus. Comp. Zool., 101: 307, 418.

Xenorhina minimaZweifel, 1972, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 148: 535.

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

English Names

Parker's Snouted Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 93).


Two localities at moderate to high elevations in the southern watershed of the central ranges of Papua (New Guinea), Indonesia.


Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 269-270, provided a brief account.

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