Aphantophryne minuta Zweifel and Parker, 1989

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Asterophryinae > Genus: Aphantophryne > Species: Aphantophryne minuta

Aphantophryne minuta Zweifel and Parker, 1989, Am. Mus. Novit., 2954: 12. Holotype: AMNH 130297, by original designation. Type locality: "about 2.0 km north, 1.7 km east of Myola Guest House, 2700 m, Northern Province, Papua New Guinea".

English Names

Myola Guinea Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 87).


Known only from the type locality in tree-fern grassland (above Myola, Northern Province, Papua New Guinea), at 2700 m elevation.


Menzies, 2006, Frogs New Guinea & Solomon Is.: 180, provided a brief account.

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