Litoria electrica
Buzzing Tree Frog
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Pelodryadinae

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None


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From the IUCN Red List Species Account:


Range Description

This Australian endemic is known from central and northwestern Queensland. The extent of occurrence of the species is approximately 105,000km2.

Habitat and Ecology

This species is found in a wide range of habitats. It is usually found around the periphery of semi-permanent swamps and temporary waterholes in eucalypt woodland. It is also found within buildings. Calling has been recorded in December after summer rains cause flooding in swamps.


More information is needed.

Population Trend


Major Threats

There are no known threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

It presumably occurs in some protected areas.


Jean-Marc Hero, Richard Retallick 2004. Litoria electrica. In: IUCN 2014


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