Uperoleia micra Doughty and Roberts, 2008

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

Uperoleia micra Doughty and Roberts, 2008, Zootaxa, 1939: 12. Holotype: WAMR168043, by original designation. Type locality: "near Bachsten Creek near the southwest corner of the Prince Regent River Nature Reserve, Western Australia (15º59′ 29″S; 125º19′ 54″E)".

English Names

Tiny Toadlet (original publication; Tyler and Doughty, 2009, Field Guide Frogs W. Aust., 4th ed.: 126).

Distribution

High rainfall areas of the northwest Kimberley region, Western Australia, from Prince Regent River south to Walcott Inlet and on Katers Island and Boongaree Island.

Comment

See account by Tyler and Doughty, 2009, Field Guide Frogs W. Aust., 4th ed.: 126. See Ellis, Doughty, and Roberts, 2017, Rec. W. Aust. Mus., 32: 18–19, for comments on the type series.  

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