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Litoria pallida
Pale Frog
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Pelodryadinae
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 Australian endemic is known from the Kimberley region in Western Australia through the northern part of the Northern Territory and into northern Queensland. The extent of occurrence of the species is approximately 922,000km2.

Habitat and Ecology

The habitat of this species ranges from dry, open forest to the periphery of floodplains and temporarily flooded grasslands. Males call from November to March from the edge of water. About 50-350 eggs are laid on the surface of water in temporary pools. Tadpoles develop in 8-10 weeks.

Population

More information is needed.

Population Trend

Stable

Major Threats

There are no known threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

The range of this species includes several protected areas.

Citation

Jean-Marc Hero, Paul Horner, Dale Roberts, Richard Retallick 2004. Litoria pallida. In: IUCN 2014

 

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