Xenorhina bouwensi (De Witte, 1930)

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

Pseudengystoma bouwensi De Witte, 1930 "1929", Ann. Soc. R. Zool. Belg., 60: 132. Holotype: IRSNB 9223 according to Parker, 1934, Monogr. Frogs Fam. Microhylidae: 66; subsequently reported as IRSNB 1.019 by Lang, 1990, Doc. Trav., Inst. R. Sci. Nat. Belg., 59: 10. Type locality: "Chaîne d l'Arfak, presqu'île du Vogelkop [Arfak Mountains, Vogelkop Peninsula] ..., dans une forêt située a environ 1,000 m. d'altitud", Papua (New Guinea), Indonesia.

Asterophrys bouwensiParker, 1934, Monogr. Frogs Fam. Microhylidae: 66.

Xenorhina bouwensiZweifel, 1972, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 148: 531.

English Names

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

Distribution

Known from widely separate localities on the Vogelkop Peninsula and in the Star Mountains of eastern Papua (New Guinea), Indonesia.

Comment

Günther, 2003, Faun. Abh. Staatl. Mus. Tierkd., Dresden, 24: 213, provided a record for the Wondiwoi Mts. of western Papua, Indonesia. Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 268, provided a brief account.

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