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Litoria citropa (Blue Mountains tree frog)

Synonyms: Dendrohyas citropa; Dryopsophus citropa; Dryopsophus jenolanesis; Hyla jenolanensis; Litoria jenolanensis

Wikipedia Abstract

The Blue Mountains tree frog, (Litoria citropa) is a species of tree frog native to the coastal and highland areas of eastern Australia, from just south of Newcastle NSW, to eastern VIC. The Jenolan Caves tree frog, a population formerly separated as L. jenolanensis, is nowadays included in this species.
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EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 8.78
EDGE Score: 2.28


Adult Weight [1]  8.62 grams
Litter Size [1]  798
Litters / Year [1]  1
Nocturnal [1]  Yes
Snout to Vent Length [1]  2.559 inches (6.5 cm)


Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Australian Alps montane grasslands Australia Australasia Montane Grasslands and Shrublands
Eastern Australian temperate forests Australia Australasia Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Southeast Australia temperate forests Australia Australasia Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests


Austrelaps superbus (Lowlands Copperhead, Copperhead Snake)[2]


Parasitized by 
Parapolystoma bulliense <Unverified Name>[3]

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Melbourne Museum
Melbourne Zoo

Range Map


External References



Attributes / relations provided by
1Oliveira, Brunno Freire; São-Pedro, Vinícius Avelar; Santos-Barrera, Georgina; Penone, Caterina; C. Costa, Gabriel. (2017) AmphiBIO, a global database for amphibian ecological traits. Sci. Data.
2Ecological Ramifications of Prey Size: Food Habits and Reproductive Biology of Australian Copperhead Snakes (Austrelaps, Elaidae), Richard Shine, Journal of Herpetology, Vol. 21, No. 1, pp. 21-28, 1987
3Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License