There are a wide range of frogs, salamanders and newts that can be kept in an
aquarium. Contents. [hide]. 1 Aquatic frogs; 2 Newts; 3 Salamanders ...
Most aquatic frogs in pet shops belong to two genera, Hymenochirus and
Xenopus. ... They can also be distinguished from young Xenopus by checking for
webbing on their front feet. ... This species is much more predatory than dwarf
In 1959 a third species of dwarf frog was discovered, the Hymenochirus
boulengeri. ... Skin is smooth looking with a little bit of bumpy texture on their
It is very important to make sure of the species of frog you buy. ... There have
been many tales of woe from unsuspecting hobbyists who bought what they
They can live peacefully with some types of fish and snails that live in water. ...
Also, make sure the tank has no gaps in the top as many frogs have escaped and
sadly ... While African Dwarf Frogs can co-exist with tropical fish in an aquarium, ...
Approximately 4740 species of frogs exist across the globe. ... The majority of
frogs are born in the water and live the first part of their lives as aquatic tadpoles.
There's nothing visually spectacular about African Dwarf frogs. Certainly ... They
spice up the variety of species one can put in any tank aquarium. ... Otherwise,
they can lose much of their natural instinctive routines and make life quite
This tank is essentially the same setup you would have for fish, an aquarium with
... this part always depends on how many frogs you are housing and what kind. ...
some would expect and require a larger tank than their cousin Dwarf frogs.
... the water. African Dwarf Frogs can be kept with community fish. Their colors
can range from olive green to brownish green. ... Check Petco's Freshwater
Compatibility Care Sheet for more information regarding your specific species.
Can be ...
Oftentimes, a pet store owner orders a frog species from a catalog, with little more
... species I have run across in pet stores is the African Dwarf and Clawed frogs.
... you can pretty much bet that it's a Clawed frog and should NOT be kept in the
same ... They will have teeny black claw-like things on their hind feet, especially ...