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ZooYouthBen
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Postby ZooYouthBen » Sat Aug 18, 2007 8:55 am

Frog found in The Coomalie Creek in NOrthern Northern Territory,

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found by a friend, so i cant give you much more info

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Ann
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Postby Ann » Sat Aug 18, 2007 9:23 am

I'll have a guess, but wiat for the experts!! :D

Litoria coplandi

http://frogs.org.au/frogs/species/Litoria/coplandi/

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Postby samehada » Sat Aug 18, 2007 9:27 am

maybe its some sort of Pseudophryne.

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Postby Evan » Sat Aug 18, 2007 10:43 am

It looks very much like a Microhylid, and the only one that seems to occur in that area is Austrochaperina adelphe, the Northern Territory Frog (what a bad name!). Coomalie Creek is at the very edge of its range.

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Postby GrantW » Sat Aug 18, 2007 1:46 pm

I agree with Evan on Austrochaperina adelphe.

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Postby samehada » Sat Aug 18, 2007 5:11 pm

oh wow i had know idead such a frog existed kool :D


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