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Species profile—Crinia deserticola (chirping froglet)


Animalia (animals) → Amphibia (amphibians) → Myobatrachidae (Australian water frogs) → Crinia deserticola (chirping froglet)

Photo of Crinia deserticola (chirping froglet) - McDonald, K.,Queensland Government,2000
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Species details

Animalia (animals)
Amphibia (amphibians)
Myobatrachidae (Australian water frogs)
Scientific name
Crinia deserticola (Liem & Ingram, 1977)
Common name
chirping froglet
Type reference
Liem, D.S. & Ingram, G.J. (1977). Two new species of frogs (Anura: Myobatrachidae, Pelodryadidae) from Queensland and New South Wales. Vict. Nat. 94: 255-262 [255 figs 1-2].
WildNet taxon ID
Alternate name(s)
desert froglet
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Conservation significant
Wetland status
Wetland Indicator Species
Pest status
Species environment
Aquatic & Terrestrial

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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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