Cophixalus crepitans Zweifel, 1985

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Microhylidae > Subfamily: Asterophryinae > Genus: Cophixalus > Species: Cophixalus crepitans

Cophixalus crepitans Zweifel, 1985, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 182: 315. Holotype: QM J28817, by original designation. Type locality: "Leo Creek, McIlwraith Range, northeast of Coen, Cape York Peninsula, Queensland", Australia.

English Names

Northern Nursery-Frog (Ingram, Nattrass, and Czechura, 1993, Mem. Queensland Mus., 33: 222).

Rusty Rainforest Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 88).

Rattling Frog (Barker, Grigg, and Tyler, 1995, Field Guide Aust. Frogs., Ed. 2: 366; Tyler and Knight, 2009, Field Guide Frogs Aust.: 108).

Distribution

Known only from the McIlwraith Range, northeast of Coen, eastern side of Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia.

Comment

See account by Barker, Grigg, and Tyler, 1995, Field Guide Aust. Frogs., Ed. 2: 366. See statement of geographic range, habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 625. See brief account by Tyler and Knight, 2009, Field Guide Frogs Aust.: 108-109.

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