Green and Gold Frog
The beautifully patterned green and gold frog is listed as Vulnerable on the Schedules of the
Threatened Species Protection Act 1995
, as population levels have declined markedly over the past ten years.
Further details of this species and its plight can be found at our
The green and gold frog is Tasmania's largest species, growing to 90mm. The tadpoles of this species can reach 100 mm in length.
The call of the green and gold frog is a long, modulated growl:
craw-aw-aw-aw-awk and another sample:
Also see the latest information on the
frog disease - Chytrid fungus