Crinia tinnula Straughan and Main, 1966

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Myobatrachoidea > Family: Myobatrachidae > Genus: Crinia > Species: Crinia tinnula

English Names

Wallum Froglet (Cogger, 1975, Rept. Amph. Australia: 48; Ingram, Nattrass, and Czechura, 1993, Mem. Queensland Mus., 33: 222; Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 94).

Tinkling Froglet (Barker, Grigg, and Tyler, 1995, Field Guide Aust. Frogs., Ed. 2: 301; Tyler and Knight, 2009, Field Guide Frogs Aust.: 116).


Coastal southern Queensland from the Tweed River to Tin Can Bay, Queensland, Australia, as well as a number of offshore island including Fraser Island, Moreton and North Stradbroke Island.


See photograph, map, description of geographic range and habitat, and conservation status in Stuart, Hoffmann, Chanson, Cox, Berridge, Ramani, and Young, 2008, Threatened Amph. World: 462. See brief account by Tyler and Knight, 2009, Field Guide Frogs Aust.: 116-117.

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