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Copiula oxyrhina
A64458 C oxyrhinus dx
x-ray specimen
Common Name Misima Island Mehely Frog
Range Papua New Guinea
Scientific Classification
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Chordata
Class Amphibia
Order Anura
Family Microhylidae
Genus Copiula
Species Copiula oxyrhina
Conservation Status
Least Concern

Copiula oxyrhina (common name: Misima Island mehely frog) is a species of frog in the Microhylidae family. It is endemic to Papua New Guinea. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, subtropical or tropical seasonally wet or flooded lowland grassland, rural gardens, urban areas, and heavily degraded former forest.