This Australian endemic occurs in the southwest and arid zones of Western Australia, from Dalyup River east to Israelite Bay and inland to Scaddan and Coragina Rock. The estimated altitudinal range of the species is from 0-600m asl.
Habitat and Ecology
This species occurs near swamps and permanent water. It breeds in spring and summer. The details of egg masses and tadpoles are not yet known.
It is a common species.
Clearing of land is leading to an increase in the salinity of the waterbodies/streams. This species hybridises with L. moorei at the western edge of its range.
The range of the species is well covered in National Parks and Nature Reserves in Western Australia.
Jean-Marc Hero, Dale Roberts 2004. Litoria cyclorhyncha. In: IUCN 2014