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Species profile—Cophixalus saxatilis (Black Mountain boulderfrog)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Amphibia (amphibians) → Microhylidae (narrow-mouthed frogs) → Cophixalus saxatilis (Black Mountain boulderfrog)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Amphibia (amphibians)
Family
Microhylidae (narrow-mouthed frogs)
Scientific name
Cophixalus saxatilis Zweifel & Parker, 1977
Common name
Black Mountain boulderfrog
Type reference
Zweifel, R.G. & Parker, F. (1977). A new species of frog from Australia (Microhylidae: Cophixalus). Am. Mus. Novit. 2614: 1-10 [2 figs 2-4].
WildNet taxon ID
699
Alternate name(s)
boulder nursery-frog
rock frog
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Vulnerable
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
Yes
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
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Species environment
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=699

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
7 September 2021
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