Litoria amnicola Richards, Tjaturadi, Krey, and Donnellan, 2021

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Pelodryadidae > Subfamily: Litoriinae > Genus: Litoria > Species: Litoria amnicola

Litoria amnicola Richards, Tjaturadi, Krey, and Donnellan, 2021, in Telnov et al. (eds.), Biodivers. Biogeography & Nat. Conserv. Wallacea & New Guinea, 4: 21. Holotype: MZB Amph.12116, by original designation. Type locality: "Weybya Camp, Salawati Island, Raja Ampat Archipelago, West Papua Province, Indonesia (00°57.383’S, 130°47.060’E; 50 m a.s.l.)". http://zoobank.org/9E20CE59-18E3-4DDD-8642-5BE7E1276B62

English Names

Raja Ampat Torrent Treefrog (original publication). 

Distribution

Salawati Island in the Raja Ampat Archipelago, off western (Indonesian) New Guinea

Comment

External morphology, molecular markers, and advertisement call covered in the original publication,  where the species was suggested to be the sister taxon of Ranoidea rivicola

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