Mixophyes iteratus Straughan, 1968

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Superfamily: Myobatrachoidea > Family: Myobatrachidae > Genus: Mixophyes > Species: Mixophyes iteratus

Mixophyes iteratus Straughan, 1968, Proc. Linn. Soc. New South Wales, 93: 54. Holotype: AMS R25929, by original designation. Type locality: "Tweed River, Mount Warning", New South Wales, Australia.

English Names

Giant Barred Frog (Cogger, 1975, Rept. Amph. Australia: 67; Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 95).

Giant Barred-frog (Ingram, Nattrass, and Czechura, 1993, Mem. Queensland Mus., 33: 223).

Southern Barred Frog (Barker, Grigg, and Tyler, 1995, Field Guide Aust. Frogs., Ed. 2: 234; Tyler and Knight, 2009, Field Guide Frogs Aust.: 126).

Great Barred Frog (Barker, Grigg, and Tyler, 1995, Field Guide Aust. Frogs., Ed. 2: 234).

Distribution

Coastal southeastern Queensland to mid-central New South Wales, Australia.

Comment

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: 423. See brief account by Tyler and Knight, 2009, Field Guide Frogs Aust.: 126-127.

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