Ranoidea verrucosa (Tyler and Martin, 1977)

Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Hylidae > Subfamily: Pelodryadinae > Genus: Ranoidea > Species: Ranoidea verrucosa

Cyclorana verrucosus Tyler and Martin, 1977, Rec. S. Aust. Mus., 17: 267. Holotype: QM J18105, by original designation. Type locality: "18 km W. of Dalby, Queensland", Australia.

Cyclorana verrucosa — Duellman, 1985, in Frost (ed.), Amph. Species World: 178.

Litoria (Cyclorana) verrucosaFrost, Grant, Faivovich, Bain, Haas, Haddad, de Sá, Channing, Wilkinson, Donnellan, Raxworthy, Campbell, Blotto, Moler, Drewes, Nussbaum, Lynch, Green, and Wheeler, 2006, Bull. Am. Mus. Nat. Hist., 297: 362.

Dryopsophus verrucosus — Duellman, Marion, and Hedges, 2016, Zootaxa, 4104: 40. 

Ranoidea verrucosa — Dubois and Frétey, 2016, Dumerilia, 6: 21. 

English Names

Woodland Water-holding Frog (Frank and Ramus, 1995, Compl. Guide Scient. Common Names Amph. Rept. World: 52).

Rough Frog (Barker, Grigg, and Tyler, 1995, Field Guide Aust. Frogs., Ed. 2: 170; Tyler and Knight, 2009, Field Guide Frogs Aust.: 26).


Interior basins of central and southern Queensland to northern and central New South Wales, Australia.

Geographic Occurrence

Natural Resident: Australia

Endemic: Australia


See brief account by Tyler and Knight, 2009, Field Guide Frogs Aust.: 26–27. Cutajar, Portway, Gillard, and Rowley, 2022, Tech. Rep. Aust. Mus. Online, 36: 16, provided a polygon distribution map (as Cyclorana verrucosa).

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