White’s Tree Frog
Often called the Dumpy Tree Frog due to its frumpy appearance.
Coats itself in a waxy mucus to withstand dry periods.
Will shriek when confronted by a predator.
Sticky toe pads allow the frog to cling to just about any surface.
Our Current Residents
Sluggo, Male - Hatched 2003 (estimate)
Sluggo was a pet surrender and has been at the Zoo since 2006. He is most often seen soaking in his pool, or clinging to the wall of his habitat.
- Kingdom: Animalia
- Phylum: Chordata
- Class: Amphibia
- Family: Hylidae
- Genus: Litoria
- Species: Litoria caerulea
- Diurnal and Nocturnal Hunter