PERON’S TREE FROG
Medium to large in size. Light grey to brown in colour with darker small blotches. The back is also covered in small, bright green flecks.
Has a black vertical strip on the eye, and a horizontal pupil, giving the effect of a cross over the eyes.
Inhabits forest, heathlands, grasslands and cleared pastures.
Insects – including spiders, beetle, moths and flies
Breeding season is mid spring to mid summer. Breeding takes place in farm dams, wetlands and slow-flowing streams.
Eggs are laid individually or in small groups, among leaf litter and vegetation
Predators include dogs, birds and snakes