Gallery description : marsh frog

The top speed it is able to reach is 8km/h (5mph). The life span is 8 - 15 years. African Clawed Frog which methodical name is xenopus laevis has a size 2.5cm - 12cm (1in - 5in). The average weight of the african clawed frog is 25g - 220g (1oz - 8oz). African Clawed Frog inhabits warm stagnant water with grassland. It has a permeable scales skin type. The diet is carnivore.

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Facts about african clawed frogs
NameAfrican Clawed Frog
Water TypeFresh
PreySmall fish, insects, spiders
PredatorsSnakes, birds, small mammals
ClassAmphibia
KingdomAnimalia
OrderAnura
Conservation StatusLeast concern
Life Span8 - 15 years
LifestyleNocturnal
Weight25g - 220g (1oz - 8oz)
Size (L)2.5cm - 12cm (1in - 5in)
Top Speed8km/h (5mph)
Common NameAfrican clawed frog
ColourBrown, grey, albino
Scientific NameXenopus laevis
DietCarnivore
FamilyPipidae
HabitatWarm stagnant water with grassland
GenusXenopus
PhylumChordata
Skin TypePermeable scales
GroupAmphibian
Image Details
Description Marsh frog. ... Australian frogs > Striped marsh frog Limnodynastes peroni IMGP0583
Width 1216 pixels
Heigh 768 pixels
File type JPG
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