Story: Hauraki–Coromandel region

Coromandel fauna: Archey’s frog (4th of 4)

Coromandel fauna: Archey’s frog

One of the two main groups of this species is found on the Coromandel Peninsula. The colour varies, with shades of green and brown, and sometimes red, with some patterning. Archey’s frogs live in damp or misty places away from water, and often climb into trees.

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Paul Monin, 'Hauraki–Coromandel region - Climate, plants and animals', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 20 June 2024)

Story by Paul Monin, updated 1 Apr 2016