Common Rain Frog

The Common Rain Frog is classified as Least Concern. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category.

The Common Rain Frog or Strawberry Rain Frog (Breviceps acutirostris) is a species of frog in the Microhylidae family. It is endemic to South Africa. Its natural habitats are temperate forests and Mediterranean-type shrubby vegetation. It is threatened by habitat loss. More

I discovered this Common Rain Frog perched on a leaf in the Pacific lowland jungle one evening. This frog was silent, so I don't know if it was a male or a female. A male Common Rain Frog's "chick-chick" calls sound like two pebbles tapping together. More

The Common Rain Frog is also called Fitzinger's Robber Frog. A small light or dark brown frog with a yellow stripe down back and yellowish spots in thigh area; eyes brownish; 5 cm (2 in). (Ranitapiedra). More

Name: Common Rain Frog / Flat Face Frog / African Rain Frog / Speckled Short Head Frog / Shovel Nose Frog Scientific Name: Breviceps adspersus Origin: South Africa Size: 3 -6cm *They are immensely popular in Japan!!! The reasons are More

We continued on to the common rain frog – with 46 different species of rain frog in Costa Rica, they’re the easiest amphibian to spot in the country’s rain and cloud forests. This frog lays approximately 50 eggs per year, but unlike other frogs, those eggs never form into tadpoles. More

Order : Anura
Family : Brevicipitidae
Genus : Breviceps
Species : adspersus
Authority : Peters, 1882