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Species profile—Notaden bennettii (holy cross frog)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Amphibia (amphibians) → Limnodynastidae (Australian ground frogs) → Notaden bennettii (holy cross frog)

Photo of Notaden bennettii (holy cross frog) - Queensland Government,1981
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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Amphibia (amphibians)
Family
Limnodynastidae (Australian ground frogs)
Scientific name
Notaden bennettii Günther, 1873
Common name
holy cross frog
Type reference
Gunther, A. (1873). Description of two new species of frogs from Australia. Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (4) 11: 349-350 [350].
WildNet taxon ID
668
Alternate name(s)
crucifix toad
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
Medium
Conservation significant
No
Wetland status
Wetland Indicator Species
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=668

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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