Family Friday

Narrowed Mouth Frog Family (Microhylidae)

Tomato frog (Dyscophus antongilii)

Number of Species: 583
Genera: 60

This family of frog is a variable group with most being terrestrial or fossorial frogs while some are arboreal. They are found in most parts of the world bar Europe. They generally have short hind legs with a narrow snout.

(image from

16 thoughts on “Narrowed Mouth Frog Family (Microhylidae)”

  1. This website is really interesting. I have bookmarked it. Do you allow guest post on your site ?
    I can provide high quality articles for you.
    Let me know.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s