Uperoleia crassa Tyler, Davies, and Martin, 1981

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

Uperoleia crassa Tyler, Davies, and Martin, 1981, Aust. J. Zool., Suppl. Ser., 29 (79): 34. Holotype: WAM R59951, by original designation. Type locality: "Amax Campsite, Mitchell Plateau (14° 15' S, 125° 50' E), Kimberley Division, Western Australia".

English Names

Forest Toadlet (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 95).

Fat Toadlet (Barker, Grigg, and Tyler, 1995, Field Guide Aust. Frogs., Ed. 2: 322; Tyler and Doughty, 2009, Field Guide Frogs W. Aust., 4th ed.: 122; Tyler and Knight, 2009, Field Guide Frogs Aust.: 156-157).

Distribution

Kimberley Division of Western Australia including Truscott, Mitchell Plateau, Prince Regent River Nature Reserve, Monington Station, and Drysdale River Station.

Comment

See account by Tyler and Doughty, 2009, Field Guide Frogs W. Aust., 4th ed.: 122. 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: 18, for comments on the type series.  

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