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See new photos and descriptions of the Tusked Frog, Striped Marsh Frog, Scarlet Sided Pobblebonk, Green Tree Frog, Graceful Tree Frog, Emerald Spotted Tree Frog, and the Ornate Burrowing Frog.

Tusked Frog  (Adelotus brevis)

Adelotus brevis (HYLIDAE) Tusked Frog
Males 40mm, females to 50mm. Colour variable, olive to slate grey to blackish brown on the back. Warty skin with darker mottling and often a lighter... 

Striped Marsh Frog (Limnodynastes peronii)

Limnodynastes peronii (HYLIDAE) Striped Marsh Frog
Length 60 -70mm. Smooth frog with pointed snout. Light brown to grey brown with broad dark brown stripes, a cream stripe down the centre of the... 

Scarlet Sided Pobblebonk (Limnodynastes terraereginae)

Limnodynastes terraereginae (HYLIDAE) Scarlet Sided Pobblebonk
Length to 80mm. Dark grey or brown frog, plain or with scattered dark blotches. Broad dark stripe from snout to arm, raised yellow stripe from below... 

Golden Bell Frog

Litoria aurea (HYLIDAE) Green and Golden Bell Frog
Ground-dwelling tree frog native to eastern Australia, although not Enoggera Creek catchment. One of the largest Australian frogs. Once one of... 

green tree frog - Litoria caerulea

Litoria caerulea (HYLIDAE) Green Tree Frog
Large frog, to 110mm. Green to light brown or even blue, short snout and rounded face. Smooth, thick skin especially on head and shoulders. White... 

Littoria

Litoria chloris (HYLIDAE) Red-eyed Tree Frog
Bright to dark green back reddish-purple or brown thighs with some iridescent patches. The iris is golden near the pupil and gets redder towards the... 

Litoria fallax (HYLIDAE) Eastern Sedge Frog
The most common treefrog in Greater Brisbane. It can be green, pale brown or green-sided brown. Also known as Green Reed Frog, Eastern Dwarf Tree... 

Graceful Tree Frog - Litoria gracilenta

Litoria gracilenta (HYLIDAE) Graceful Tree Frog
Males 40mm, females 45mm. Bright green and yellow treefrog with orange-gold eyes. Green back and outer forearms and legs. Yellow abdomen, lips, and... 

Emerald Spotted Treefrog - Litoria peronii

Litoria peronii (HYLIDAE) Emerald Spotted Treefrog
Length to 65mm. Brown, grey, or whitish treefrog with dark mottling and slightly warty rough skin. Iridescent green spots scattered over back. Back... 

Litoria wilcoxi (HYLIDAE) Stony Creek Frog
Wikipedia has: The Stony Creek Frog, is a ground dwelling tree frog (of the family Hylidae, genus Litoria), found in Eastern Australia. The... 

Ornate Burrowing Frog (Ophisthodon ornatus )

Ophisthodon ornatus (HYLIDAE) Ornate Burrowing Frog formally Limnodynastes ornatus
Length 40 - 45mm, a rotund and snub-nosed frog with smooth to slightly warty skin and protruding eyes. Highly variable coloration, grey-brown to...