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Species profile—Cophixalus ornatus sensu lato (ornate nurseryfrog)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Amphibia (amphibians) → Microhylidae (narrow-mouthed frogs) → Cophixalus ornatus sensu lato (ornate nurseryfrog)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Amphibia (amphibians)
Family
Microhylidae (narrow-mouthed frogs)
Scientific name
Cophixalus ornatus sensu lato (Fry, 1912)
Common name
ornate nurseryfrog
Type reference
Fry, D.B. 1912. Description of Austrochaperina, a new genus of Engystomatidae from north Australia. Records of the Australian Museum 9: 87-106.
WildNet taxon ID
712
Superseded by
Cophixalus australis (southern ornate nursery-frog)
Cophixalus hinchinbrookensis (Hinchinbrook Island nursery-frog)
Cophixalus ornatus (northern ornate nursery-frog)
Alternate name(s)
common nursery-frog
ornate frog
Nature Conservation Act 1992 (NCA) status
Least concern
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil
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=712

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
8 March 2022
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