Giant Barred Frog (Mixophyes iteratus)

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Giant Barred Frog (Mixophyes iteratus) is a species of barred frogs. It is a member of the family Myobatrachidae, the Australian ground frogs. Since the Giant Barred frog is an Australian ground frog, its from Australia, imagine that.

The giant in its name comes from the size it reaches, almost 5 inches, making it the second largest frog in Australia. It breeds in streams. The frogs have vomerine teeth, which are used to hold in the prey they catch.

 

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