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Litoria tyleri
Tyler's Tree Frog
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Pelodryadinae

© 2008 Dr. Beat Akeret (1 of 3)
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 occurs along the eastern Coast of Australia from southeastern Queensland to southern New South Wales. The extent of occurrence of the species is approximately 73,000 km

Habitat and Ecology

The species occurs in a wide range of habitats: Melaleuca woodland, upland, and lowland wet sclerophyll forest. It is often found in trees and other vegetation overhanging permanent ponds. It is a spring breeder. Males call from vegetation surrounding still water where spawn is deposited and tadpoles develop. It breeds in permanent and semi-permanent water. It also occurs in pasture lands.

Population

More information is needed.

Population Trend

Stable

Major Threats

Loss of habitat in southeastern Queensland is a major threat.

Conservation Actions

The range of the species includes several protected areas.

Citation

Jean-Marc Hero, John Clarke, Ed Meyer 2015. Litoria tyleri. In: IUCN 2014

 

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