Litoria quiritatus Rowley, Mahony, Hines, Myers, Price, Shea, and Donnellan, 2021

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Pelodryadinae > Genus: Litoria > Species: Litoria quiritatus

Litoria quiritatus Rowley, Mahony, Hines, Myers, Price, Shea, and Donnellan, 2021, Zootaxa, 5071: 27. Holotype: AMS R185759, by original designation. Type locality: "Coalcliff, New South Wales (-34.247, 150.975)".

English Names

Screaming Tree Frog (original publication). 


In the south from the Genoa River, 10 km NW Mallacoota, Victoria, along the coast and eastern fall of the Great Dividing Range north to Mernot State Forest, New South Wales, Australia, below 1100 m elevation. 


Formerly confused with Litoria dentata; comparative morphology, call, and molecular markers discussed in the original publication. Cutajar, Portway, Gillard, and Rowley, 2022, Tech. Rep. Aust. Mus. Online, 36: 30, provided a polygon distribution map. 

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