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

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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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Distribution and Habitat

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Australia

 

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Eastern Coast of Australia from south-eastern Queensland to southern New South Wales. The extent of occurrence of the species is approximately 73000 km2

Life History, Abundance, Activity, and Special Behaviors
Variety of habitats, but usually wet and dry forests. Often found in trees and other vegetation overhanging permanent ponds. Spring breeder. Male call from vegetation surrounding a pond where spawn is deposited and tadpoles develop.

Trends and Threats
No known declines and extent of occurrence > 20,000km2.

Threats
Loss of habitat in south-eastern Queensland.

Conservation Measures
None in place.

References

Barker, J., Grigg, G. C., and Tyler, M. J. (1995). A Field Guide to Australian Frogs. Surrey Beatty and Sons, New South Wales.

Cogger, H.G. (1992). Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia. Reed Books, New South Wales.



Written by J-M Hero et al. (m.hero AT mailbox.gu.edu.au), Griffith University
First submitted 2002-04-05
Edited by Ambika Sopory (2008-09-18)

Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2008 Litoria tyleri: Tyler's Tree Frog <http://amphibiaweb.org/species/1312> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Oct 20, 2017.



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