|Scientific Name:||Neobatrachus kunapalari Mahony and Roberts, 1986|
|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, presumed large population, and because its population is not believed to be in decline at present.
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|Range Description:||This Australian endemic occurs in the southwest and central zones of Western Australia. The estimated altitudinal range of the species is from 0-600m asl.|
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|Population:||It is a common species.|
|Current Population Trend:||Stable|
|Habitat and Ecology:||The species is found on impervious soils that are lightly vegetated. It is an opportunistic breeder emerging and spawning after heavy rainfall. Eggs are deposited in pools on clay soil where the water is milky and opaque. In "Habitat preferences" "other" refers to "clay pans".|
|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).
Roberts, J.D. 1997. Call evolution in Neobatrachus (Anura: Myobatrachidae): speculations on tetraploid origins. Copeia: 791-801.
Roberts, J.D. 1997. Geographic variation in calls of males and determination of species boundaries in tetraploid frogs of the Australian genus Neobatrachus (Myobatrachidae). Australian Journal of Zoology: 95-112.
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 kunapalari. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T41176A10398766.Downloaded on 17 December 2017.|