|Scientific Name:||Neobatrachus albipes Roberts, Mahony, Kendrick and Majors, 1991|
|Red List Category & Criteria:||Least Concern ver 3.1|
|Assessor(s):||Jean-Marc Hero, Dale Roberts|
|Reviewer(s):||Global Amphibian Assessment Coordinating Team (Simon Stuart, Janice Chanson and Neil Cox)|
Listed as Least Concern in view of its wide distribution, tolerance of a degree of habitat modification, presumed large population, and because it is unlikely to be declining fast enough to qualify for listing in a more threatened category.
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|Range Description:||This Australian endemic occurs in the southern arid (central) zone and eastern areas of southwest Western Australia, from Narembeen and the Stirling Range east to Cape Arid. The estimated altitudinal range of the species is from 0-800m asl.|
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|Population:||It is a common species.|
|Current Population Trend:||Stable|
|Habitat and Ecology:||The species is known from temporarily flooded areas in the wheat belt of southwestern Australia. Breeding occurs in spring and summer and after heavy autumn rains. Males call from concealed positions, such as beneath bushes, and near deep (30-50cm) water. Egg deposition and tadpoles have not been observed.|
|Major Threat(s):||There are no known threats to the species.|
|Conservation Actions:||Its range includes multiple protected areas in Western Australia.|
Barker, J., Grigg, G. and Tyler, M. 1995. A Field Guide to Australian Frogs. Surrey Beatty and Sons Pty Ltd, New South Wales.
Cogger, H.G. 1992. Reptiles and Amphibians of Australia. Reed Books, New South Wales.
IUCN. 2004. 2004 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Available at: www.iucnredlist.org. (Accessed: 23 November 2004).
Tyler, M.J., Smith, L.A. and Johnstone, R.E. 1994. Frogs of Western Australia. Western Australian Museum, Perth.
|Citation:||Jean-Marc Hero, Dale Roberts. 2004. Neobatrachus albipes. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T41172A10397784.Downloaded on 18 October 2017.|
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