Litoria paraewingi
Plains Brown Tree Frog
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Pelodryadinae
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 a small area of northeastern Victoria. It has been recorded from between 200-800m asl. The extent of occurrence of the species is approximately 28,000km2.

Habitat and Ecology

This species inhabits woodlands, open and disturbed areas including alpine habitats, slow flowing creeks or backwaters of rivers, still water in ponds, roadside ditches, dams and lakes. Males call in water floating among vegetation or from the ground, or in low vegetation. Eggs are attached to submerged vegetation.


It is a common species.

Population Trend


Major Threats

There are no known threats to this species.

Conservation Actions

The range of the species includes several protected areas.


Jean-Marc Hero, Frank Lemckert, Peter Robertson 2004. Litoria paraewingi. In: IUCN 2014


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