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Species profile—Litoria xanthomera (orange thighed treefrog)


Animalia (animals) → Amphibia (amphibians) → Hylidae (tree frogs) → Litoria xanthomera (orange thighed treefrog)

Photo of Litoria xanthomera (orange thighed treefrog) - McDonald, K.,Queensland Government,2000
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Species details

Animalia (animals)
Amphibia (amphibians)
Hylidae (tree frogs)
Scientific name
Litoria xanthomera Davies, McDonald & Adams, 1986
Common name
orange thighed treefrog
Type reference
Davies, M., McDonald, K.R. & Adams, M. 1986. A new species of green tree frog from Qld Aust. (Anura:Hylidae). Proc. R. Soc. Vic. 98:63-71.
WildNet taxon ID
Dryopsophus xanthomerus
Ranoidea xanthomera
Alternate name(s)
northern orange-eyed treefrog
yellow-thighed green treefrog
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Conservation significant
Wetland status
Wetland Indicator Species
Pest status
Species environment
Aquatic & 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

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

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Last updated
8 March 2022
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