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Crinia parinsignifera Main, 1957
Eastern Sign-bearing Froglet
family: Myobatrachidae
subfamily: Myobatrachinae
genus: Crinia
Crinia parinsignifera
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sound file   hear call (93.8K WAV file)

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Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN Red List Status Account Least Concern (LC)
CITES No CITES Listing
National Status None
Regional Status None

   

 
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Distribution and Habitat

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Australia

 
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South-east Queensland, south through New South Wales and into mid-Victoria. The extent of occurrence of the species is approximately 620200 km2.

Life History, Abundance, Activity, and Special Behaviors
Often beneath debris at the edge of swamps and ponds. Breeding takes place in mid-winter and tadpoles take 11 – 12 weeks to develop.

Trends and Threats
Large extent of occurrence.

Threats
Habitat loss and degradation through urban development.

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.



Originally submitted by: Jean-Marc Hero et. al. (first posted 2002-04-05)
Edited by: Ambika Sopory, Jean-Marc Hero (2008-09-16)

Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2008 Crinia parinsignifera: Eastern Sign-bearing Froglet <https://amphibiaweb.org/species/3558> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed May 28, 2024.



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