Cyclorana manya
Small Frog
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Pelodryadinae
Conservation Status (definitions)
IUCN (Red List) Status Least Concern (LC)
National Status None
Regional Status None



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Distribution and Habitat

Country distribution from AmphibiaWeb's database: Australia


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Known only from the central coastal portion of Cape York Peninsula in Queensland. The area of occurrence of the species is approximately 48000 km2.

Life History, Abundance, Activity, and Special Behaviors
Open grassland. Summer breeder. Males call after heavy rainfall whilst floating in temporary, shallow puddles in grassy depressions. Spawn and tadpoles are unknown.

Trends and Threats
No known declines.

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.

Van Beurden, E. and McDonald, K.R. (1980). ''A new species of Cyclorana (Anura: Hylidae) from Northern Queensland.'' Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia , 104(6), 193-195.

Written by J.-M. Hero et al. (m.hero AT, Griffith University
First submitted 2002-04-05
Edited by Ambika Sopory, Jean-Marc Hero (2008-09-15)

Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2008 Cyclorana manya: Small Frog <> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Feb 28, 2021.

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