Assa wollumbin Mahony, Hines, Mahony, Moses, Catalano, Myers, and Donnellan, 2021

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Myobatrachoidea > Family: Myobatrachidae > Genus: Assa > Species: Assa wollumbin

Assa wollumbin Mahony, Hines, Mahony, Moses, Catalano, Myers, and Donnellan, 2021, Zootaxa, 5057: 474. Holotype: AMS R185959, by original designation. Type locality: "the forest floor at Wollumbin (Mt Warning) National Park, 28° 23’ 55” S, 153° 17’ 01” E, north-eastern New South Wales", Australia. 

English Names

Mount Wollumbin Hip-pocket Frog (original publication). 

Distribution

Restricted to Mount Wollumbin (Mount Warning), northeastern New South Wales, Australia

Comment

The sister taxon of Assa darlingtoni on the basis of molecular evidence and distinguished by morphology and call according to the original publication. Cutajar, Portway, Gillard, and Rowley, 2022, Tech. Rep. Aust. Mus. Online, 36: 7, provided a polygon distribution map. 

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