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Species profile—Cophixalus ornatus (northern ornate nursery-frog)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Amphibia (amphibians) → Microhylidae (narrow-mouthed frogs) → Cophixalus ornatus (northern ornate nursery-frog)

Photo of Cophixalus ornatus (northern ornate nursery-frog) - McDonald, K.,Queensland Government,1997

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Amphibia (amphibians)
Family
Microhylidae (narrow-mouthed frogs)
Scientific name
Cophixalus ornatus (Fry, 1912)
Common name
northern ornate nursery-frog
Type reference
Fry, D.B. 1912. Description of Austrochaperina, a new genus of Engystomatidae from north Australia. Records of the Australian Museum 9: 87-106.
WildNet taxon ID
34462
Synonym(s)
Phrynixalus reginae
Austrochaperina ornata
Sphenophryne ornata
Phrynomantis ornata
Sphenophryne variabilis
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
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=34462

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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