Ranoidea bulmeri (Tyler, 1968)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Pelodryadidae > Subfamily: Pelodryadinae > Genus: Ranoidea > Species: Ranoidea bulmeri

Hyla bulmeri Tyler, 1968, Zool. Verh., Leiden, 96: 56. Holotype: SAMA R5625, by original designation. Type locality: "...at an altitude of approximately 7300 ft at Glkm, upper Aunjung Valley, Schrader Mountains, Eastern Mountains, [Madang Province, Papua] New Guinea".

Litoria bulmeriTyler, 1971, Univ. Kansas Publ. Mus. Nat. Hist., 19: 352.

Dryopsophus bulmeri — Duellman, Marion, and Hedges, 2016, Zootaxa, 4104: 40. 

Ranoidea bulmeri — Dubois and Frétey, 2016, Dumerilia, 6: 21. 

English Names

Bulmer's Treefrog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 59).


Known only from two localities on opposite sides of the central ranges, Schrader Mountains to the north and upper Fly River catchment, 1500-2000 m elevation, Papua New Guinea.


In the Litoria bulmeri group of Tyler and Davies, 1978, Aust. J. Zool., Suppl. Ser., 27 (63): 17. Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 135, provided a brief account and considered this species to be in his Litoria pratti group.

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