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Species profile—Uperoleia rugosa (chubby gungan)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Amphibia (amphibians) → Myobatrachidae (Australian water frogs) → Uperoleia rugosa (chubby gungan)

Photo of Uperoleia rugosa (chubby gungan) - Queensland Government,1979
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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Amphibia (amphibians)
Family
Myobatrachidae (Australian water frogs)
Scientific name
Uperoleia rugosa (Andersson, 1916)
Common name
chubby gungan
Type reference
Andersson, L.G. (1916). Results of Dr. E. Mjoberg's Swedish Scientific Expeditions to Australia 1910-1913. 9. Batrachians from Queensland. K. Svenska Vetensk.-Akad. Handl. (ns) 52: 1-20 [13 fig 4].
WildNet taxon ID
639
Synonym(s)
Uperoleia capitulata
Alternate name(s)
wrinkled toadlet
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
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
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=639

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

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