Uperoleia minima Tyler, Davies, and Martin, 1981

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

Uperoleia minima Tyler, Davies, and Martin, 1981, Aust. J. Zool., Suppl. Ser., 29 (79): 49. Holotype: WAM R62482, by original designation. Type locality: "Amax Crusher Site, 5 km south-west of the Mining Camp, Mitchell Plateau, Kimberley Division, Western Australia (14° 50′ S, 125° 50′ E)".

English Names

Mitchell Plateau Toadlet (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 96).

Small Toadlet (Tyler and Doughty, 2009, Field Guide Frogs W. Aust., 4th ed.: 128; Tyler and Knight, 2009, Field Guide Frogs Aust.: 156).

Distribution

Known only from the vicinity of the type locality (Amax Crusher Site, Mitchell Plateau, Kimberley Division, Western Australia).

Comment

See account by Tyler and Doughty, 2009, Field Guide Frogs W. Aust., 4th ed.: 128. See brief account by Tyler and Knight, 2009, Field Guide Frogs Aust.: 156–157. See Ellis, Doughty, and Roberts, 2017, Rec. W. Aust. Mus., 32: 19, for comments on the type series.  

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