Austrochaperina aquilonia Zweifel, 2000

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Asterophryinae > Genus: Austrochaperina > Species: Austrochaperina aquilonia

Austrochaperina aquilonia Zweifel, 2000, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 253: 13. Holotype: AMNH 78186, by original designation. Type locality: "West Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea, on Mount Somoro, 9.5 km N, 10.5 km E of Lumi at an elevation between 730 and 1420 m".

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Torricelli and Bewani mountains, West Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea.

Comment

Kraus and Allison, 2006, Herpetol. Rev., 37: 364-368, provided a range extension to the Bewani Mountains and characterized the range. Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 216, provided a brief account.

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