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Loveridge's frog

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Kingdom  Animalia
Genus  Philoria
Phylum  Chordata
Rank  Species
Family  Myobatrachidae
Scientific name  Philoria loveridgei
Higher classification  Philoria
Order  Frog
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Similar  Philoria, Frog, Sphagnum frog, Mountain frog, Fletcher's frog

The Loveridge's Frog (Philoria loveridgei, also known as the masked mountain frog) is a species of frog in the Myobatrachidae family. It is endemic to Australia. Its natural habitats are subtropical and tropical moist lowland forests, subtropical and tropical moist montane forests, and streams. It is threatened by habitat loss and by infection of the Amphibian chytrid fungus. Loveridge's Frog is named in honour of British herpetologist, Arthur Loveridge.

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Loveridge's frog Wikipedia


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