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Litoria tyleri Martin, Watson, Gartside, Littlejohn & Loftus-Hills, 1979
Tyler's Tree Frog
family: Hylidae
subfamily: Pelodryadinae
genus: Litoria
 
Taxonomic Notes: Following the Australian Society of Herpetology, AmphibiaWeb uses Litoria instead of Ranoidea or Dryopsophus (contrary to Dubois and Fretey 2016 and Duellman et al 2016).
Litoria tyleri
© 2008 Dr. Beat Akeret (1 of 3)
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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Eastern Coast of Australia from south-eastern Queensland to southern New South Wales. The extent of occurrence of the species is approximately 73000 km2

Life History, Abundance, Activity, and Special Behaviors
Variety of habitats, but usually wet and dry forests. Often found in trees and other vegetation overhanging permanent ponds. Spring breeder. Male call from vegetation surrounding a pond where spawn is deposited and tadpoles develop.

Trends and Threats
No known declines and extent of occurrence > 20,000km2.

Threats
Loss of habitat in south-eastern Queensland.

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.

Cogger, H.G. (1992). Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia. Reed Books, New South Wales.



Originally submitted by: Jean-Marc Hero et. al. (first posted 2002-04-05)
Edited by: Ambika Sopory (2008-09-18)

Species Account Citation: AmphibiaWeb 2008 Litoria tyleri: Tyler's Tree Frog <https://amphibiaweb.org/species/1312> University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA. Accessed Jun 17, 2024.



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