Uperoleia aspera Tyler, Davies, and Martin, 1981

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Myobatrachoidea > Family: Myobatrachidae > Genus: Uperoleia > Species: Uperoleia aspera

Uperoleia aspera Tyler, Davies, and Martin, 1981, Rec. W. Aust. Mus., 9: 159. Holotype: WAM R69648, by original designation. Type locality: "28 km S of Derby (123° 43′ S, 17° 30′ E), Kimberley Division", Western Australia. Latitude and longitude corrected to 17° 30′ S, 123° 43′ E by Ellis, Doughty, and Roberts, 2017, Rec. W. Aust. Mus., 32: 17. 

English Names

Clicking Toadlet (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 95).

Derby Toadlet (Barker, Grigg, and Tyler, 1995, Field Guide Aust. Frogs., Ed. 2: 318; Tyler and Doughty, 2009, Field Guide Frogs W. Aust., 4th ed.: 120; Tyler and Knight, 2009, Field Guide Frogs Aust.: 154).

Distribution

Kimberley Division, Western Australia, from Dampier Peninsula and southern edge of Yampi Peninsula extending east of Fitzroy Crossing.

Comment

See account by Tyler and Doughty, 2009, Field Guide Frogs W. Aust., 4th ed.: 120. See brief account by Tyler and Knight, 2009, Field Guide Frogs Aust.: 154-155. See Ellis, Doughty, and Roberts, 2017, Rec. W. Aust. Mus., 32: 17, for comments on the type series.  

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