Named By: Ke-Qin Gao & Yuan Wang - 2001.
Classification: Chordata, Amphibia, Anura.
Species: M. beipiaoensis (type).
Size: About 69 millimetres long.
Known locations: China, Liaoning Province - Yixian Formation.
Time period: Barremian to Aptian of the Cretaceous.
Fossil representation: Single specimen.
Mesophryne is a genus of frog that lived in China during the early Cretaceous.
- Mesozoic anurans from Liaoning Province, China, and phylogenetic relationships of archaeobatrachian anuran clades. - Journal of Vertebrate Paleontology 21 (3): 460–476. - Ke-Qin Gao & Yuan Wang - 2001.