Flat-headed frog

The unrelated corrugated frog (Limnonectes laticeps) of Southeast Asia is occasionally also called "flat-headed frog".

The flat-headed frog (Limnodynastes depressus) is a species of frog in the family Limnodynastidae. It is endemic to Australia. Its natural habitats are subtropical and tropical dry lowland grassland and freshwater marshes. It is threatened by habitat loss.

Flat-headed frog
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Chordata
Class: Amphibia
Order: Anura
Family: Limnodynastidae
Genus: Limnodynastes
L. depressus
Binomial name
Limnodynastes depressus
Tyler, 1976
Limnodynastes depressus map-fr.svg


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