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Geocrinia alba (White-bellied Frog)

Wikipedia Abstract

The White-bellied frog (Geocrinia alba) is a small frog in the family Myobatrachidae. It occupies an area near Margaret River in swampy depressions adjoining creeks. Threats from altered ecology have made this a critically endangered species of Southwest Australia.
View Wikipedia Record: Geocrinia alba

Endangered Species

Status: Critically Endangered
View IUCN Record: Geocrinia alba

EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 15.18
EDGE Score: 5.56


Adult Weight [1]  0.65 grams
Litters / Year [1]  1
Maximum Longevity [1]  6 years
Nocturnal [1]  Yes
Snout to Vent Length [1]  1.0 inches (2.5 cm)


Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Jarrah-Karri forest and shrublands Australia Australasia Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Forest Grove National Park II 3408 Western Australia, Australia      
Leeuwin-Naturaliste National Park II 7799 Western Australia, Australia      

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Southwest Australia Australia Yes

Institutions (Zoos, etc.)

Institution Infraspecies / Breed 
Perth Zoological Gardens

Range Map



Attributes / relations provided by
1Oliveira, Brunno Freire; São-Pedro, Vinícius Avelar; Santos-Barrera, Georgina; Penone, Caterina; C. Costa, Gabriel. (2017) AmphiBIO, a global database for amphibian ecological traits. Sci. Data.
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Protected Areas provided by Le Saout, S., Hoffmann, M., Shi, Y., Hughes, A., Bernard, C., Brooks, T.M., Bertzky, B., Butchart, S.H.M., Stuart, S.N., Badman, T. & Rodrigues, A.S.L. (2013) Protected areas and effective biodiversity conservation. Science, 342, 803–805
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund
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Abstract provided by DBpedia licensed under a Creative Commons License
Weather provided by NOAA METAR Data Access