Nyctimystes dux (Richards and Oliver, 2006)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Pelodryadidae > Subfamily: Pelodryadinae > Genus: Nyctimystes > Species: Nyctimystes dux

Litoria dux Richards and Oliver, 2006, Zootaxa, 1295: 50. Holotype: SAMA R60725, by original designation. Type locality: "Yuwong Village, Huon Peninsula, Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea, (5° 51.263′ S, 146° 44.057′ E, 400 m asl)".

Nyctimystes duxDuellman, Marion, and Hedges, 2016, Zootaxa, 4104: 39. 

English Names

None noted.

Distribution

Known only from the type locality around Yuwong Village in the Tree Kangaroo Conservation Project area on the northern side of the Huon Peninsula, Morobe Province, Papua New Guinea.

Comment

In the Litoria graminea complex according to the original publication and therefore; by implication, in the Litoria chloris group of Menzies and Tyler, 2004, Aust. J. Zool., 52: 203. Shea and Kraus, 2007, Zootaxa, 1514: 37-60, commented on the type specimens.

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