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Cyclorana verrucosa
Rough Frog
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Pelodryadinae

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
CITES No CITES Listing
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

 

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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:

 

Range Description

This species is confined to inland southeastern Queensland and into central New South Wales in Australia.

Habitat and Ecology

It occurs in open grassland; woodland on clay soils; emerges from underground (spends dry periods underground in aestivation) following heavy rain. It breeds in spring/summer and autumn; eggs are laid in shallow water; larvae are free swimming. Roadside reserves provide significant habitat for this species.

Population

More information is needed.

Population Trend

Stable

Major Threats

Agro-industry farming has resulted in; and will continue to result in habitat loss/degradation.

Conservation Actions

It occurs in a small number of conservation parks/reserves.

Citation

Jean-Marc Hero, John Clarke, Ed Meyer 2004. Litoria verrucosa. In: IUCN 2014

 

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