Kōrero: Frogs

Differences between native and introduced frogs

Features of the native Maud Island frog and introduced southern bell frog are highlighted to show differences between New Zealand’s native frogs and the introduced Australian species. Hochstetter’s frog is the only native species to have partial webbing between the hind toes.

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Department of Conservation
Reference: 10036309 (top); 10058108 (bottom)

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Te tuhi tohutoro mō tēnei whārangi:

Paddy Ryan, 'Frogs - Frogs in New Zealand', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/interactive/9987/differences-between-native-and-introduced-frogs (accessed 20 January 2022)

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