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Notaden weigeli
Weigel's Toad
family: Myobatrachidae
subfamily: Limnodynastinae

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
See IUCN account.
CITES No CITES Listing
Other International Status None
National Status None
Regional Status None

   

Distribution and Habitat

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Australia

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Kimberley region of Western Australia. The extent of occurrence of the species is approximately 9900 km2

Life History, Abundance, Activity, and Special Behaviors
Found only upon rock platforms near the Mitchell River in northern Western Australia and the entrance to a small gorge at Mount Elizabeth Station. Breeding biology unknown.

Trends and Threats
Few widely scattered records from a region that indicates few (if any) threats would be present.

Threats
None known due to isolation.

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.



Written by J.-M. Hero, H. G. Cogger, J. D. Roberts & P. Horner (m.hero AT mailbox.gu.edu.au), Griffith University
First submitted 2002-04-05
Edited by Ambika Sopory, Jean-Marc Hero (2008-09-24)



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