Kōrero: Frogs

Habitat of Hochstetter's frog (1 o 2)

Habitat of Hochstetter's frog

Hochstetter’s frogs like to hide under stones in damp ground near streams, such as this one near Whakatāne, that are shaded by native forest. They lay eggs in wet patches close to the stream, and do not guard them. The hatched young – halfway between a tadpole and a froglet – flip in and out of shallow water.

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Department of Conservation
Reference: 10035961
Photograph by D. Barker

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Paddy Ryan, 'Frogs - Ecology and reproduction', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/9999/habitat-of-hochstetters-frog (accessed 26 February 2020)

He kōrero nā Paddy Ryan, i tāngia i te 24 Sep 2007