Limnodynastes salmini Steindachner, 1867

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Myobatrachoidea > Family: Limnodynastidae > Genus: Limnodynastes > Species: Limnodynastes salmini

Limnodynastes salmini Steindachner, 1867, Reise Österreichischen Fregatte Novara, Zool., Amph.: 27. Syntypes: NHMW 14849 (2 specimens) according to Häupl and Tiedemann, 1978, Kat. Wiss. Samml. Naturhist. Mus. Wien, 2: 24. Type locality: "Australien"; restricted to Cape York, Queensland, Australia, by Cogger, Cameron, and Cogger, 1983, Zool. Cat. Aust., Amph. Rept., 1: 19. Type locality considered "Cap York" by Häupl, Tiedemann, and Grillitsch, 1994, Kat. Wiss. Samml. Naturhist. Mus. Wien, 9: 28.

English Names

Salmon-striped Frog (Cogger, 1975, Rept. Amph. Australia: 63; Ananjeva, Borkin, Darevsky, and Orlov, 1988, Dict. Amph. Rept. Five Languages: 104; Ingram, Nattrass, and Czechura, 1993, Mem. Queensland Mus., 33: 223; Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 94; Barker, Grigg, and Tyler, 1995, Field Guide Aust. Frogs., Ed. 2: 194).

Steindachner's Frog (Barker, Grigg, and Tyler, 1995, Field Guide Aust. Frogs., Ed. 2: 194).

Distribution

Central inland of New South Wales to coast of northern New South Wales and southeastern Queensland, Australia.

Comment

See account by Davies and Watson, 1994, Trans. R. Soc. S. Aust., 118: 149-169. See brief account by Tyler and Knight, 2009, Field Guide Frogs Aust.: 86-87.

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