Crinia sloanei
Sloane's Froglet
family: Myobatrachidae
subfamily: Myobatrachinae

© 2002 Nathan Litjens (1 of 1)
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Data Deficient (DD)
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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Mid New South Wales and south into Victoria. The area of occurrence of the species is approximately 108300 km2.

Life History, Abundance, Activity, and Special Behaviors
Associated with temporary pools. Males call whilst floating in water. Breeding and larvae are unknown.

Trends and Threats
Few sightings and limited information on extent of occurrence and area of occurrence.

None known.

Conservation Measures
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; L. Shoo; M. Stoneham (m.hero AT, Griffith University
First submitted 2002-04-05
Edited by Ambika Sopory, Jean-Marc Hero (2008-09-16)

Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2008 Crinia sloanei: Sloane's Froglet <> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Sep 17, 2019.

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