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Species profile—Cophixalus zweifeli (Cape Melville boulderfrog)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Amphibia (amphibians) → Microhylidae (narrow-mouthed frogs) → Cophixalus zweifeli (Cape Melville boulderfrog)

Photo of Cophixalus zweifeli (Cape Melville boulderfrog) - McDonald, K.,Queensland Government,1995
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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Amphibia (amphibians)
Family
Microhylidae (narrow-mouthed frogs)
Scientific name
Cophixalus zweifeli Davies & McDonald, 1998
Common name
Cape Melville boulderfrog
Type reference
Davies, M. and McDonald, K.R. 1998. A new species of frog (Anura: Microhylidae) from Cape Melville, Queensland. Transactions of the Royal Society of South Australia 122(4): 159 - 165.
WildNet taxon ID
19463
Alternate name(s)
Cape Melville boulder-frog
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Vulnerable
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
Yes
Confidential
Yes
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
Map
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Species environment
Terrestrial

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=19463

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
23 October 2019
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