Photo credit: David Hunter

STRIPED MARSH FROG

Appearance

This medium sized frogs (4-5cm) is light grey-brown in colour, with dark and light stripes down the body.

Habitat

Can be found in woodlands, heathlands, grasslands and cleared pastures. Will inhabit most bodies of water including rivers, dam, ponds and puddles.

Diet

Mostly insects

Breeding

Breeding season is spring through to autumn

Predators

Birds and snakes are frogs major predators

Life expectancy

Life expectancy can vary slightly from 5 to 15 years