Cophixalus monticola Richards, Dennis, Trenerry, and Werren, 1994

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

Cophixalus monticola Richards, Dennis, Trenerry, and Werren, 1994, Mem. Queensland Mus., 37: 307. Holotype: QM J58727, by original designation. Type locality: "Carbine Tableland, 16° 30′ 38″ S, 145° 16′ 18″ E, altitude 1180 m", northern Queensland, Australia.

English Names

Montane Toadlet (Tyler and Knight, 2009, Field Guide Frogs Aust.: 106).

Distribution

Known only from elevations above 1100 m on the Carbine Tableland, northwest of Cairns, northern Queensland, Australia.

Comment

See map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 448. See brief account by Tyler and Knight, 2009, Field Guide Frogs Aust.: 106-107.

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