The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Litoria dorsalis Macleay, 1877



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Hyla dorsalis Macleay, 1877


Conservation Status

Last record: 1877

Rediscovered in 1956

IUCN RedList status: Least Concern



Papua New Guinea


Biology & Ecology










Loveridge, Arthur. (1956). Rediscovery of Hyla dorsalis and Lechriodus papuanus in New Guinea. Breviora 55: 1-4.

Stephen Richards, David Bickford. 2004. Litoria dorsalis. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species 2004: e.T55719A11355910. Downloaded on 12 February 2017.

Tyler, M.J. 1968. Papuan hylid frogs of the genus Hyla. Zoologische Verhandelingen: 1-203.


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