Xenorhina tumulus (Blum and Menzies, 1989)

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

Xenobatrachus tumulus Blum and Menzies, 1989 "1988", Alytes, 7: 145. Holotype: UP 7238, by original designation. Type locality: "Mambimap, 1500 m, in the Adelbert Range, Madang Province of Papua New Guinea".

Xenorhina tumulusFrost, Grant, Faivovich, Bain, Haas, Haddad, de Sá, Channing, Wilkinson, Donnellan, Raxworthy, Campbell, Blotto, Moler, Drewes, Nussbaum, Lynch, Green, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 297: 366.

English Names

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

Distribution

Adelbert Range (Madang Province) and the Bewani and Torricelli Mountains (West Sepik Province), Papua New Guinea.

Comment

In the Xenobatrachus rostratus group of Blum and Menzies, 1989 "1988", Alytes, 7: 125-163, rejected by Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 256, who provided a brief account (as Xenobatrachus tumulus) on page 265-266. Kraus and Allison, 2006, Herpetol. Rev., 37: 364-368, provided records from the Bewani and Torricelli Mountains of Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea. Shea and Kraus, 2007, Zootaxa, 1514: 37-60, commented on types.

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