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Species profile—Crinia signifera (clicking froglet)


Animalia (animals) → Amphibia (amphibians) → Myobatrachidae (Australian water frogs) → Crinia signifera (clicking froglet)

Photo of Crinia signifera (clicking froglet) - Hines, H.,Queensland Government,1999
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Species details

Animalia (animals)
Amphibia (amphibians)
Myobatrachidae (Australian water frogs)
Scientific name
Crinia signifera (Girard, 1853)
Common name
clicking froglet
Type reference
Girard, C. (1853). Descriptions of new species of reptiles, collected by the U.S. Exploring Expedition, under the command of Capt. Charles Wilkes, U.S.N. Second Part. Including the species of batrachians, exotic to North America. Proc. Acad. Nat. Sci. Philad. 6: 420-424 [422].
WildNet taxon ID
Alternate name(s)
common eastern froglet
common froglet
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Back on Track (BoT) status
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
23 October 2019
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