Distribution and Habitat
Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Australia
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.
None known due to isolation.
None in place.
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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