Hymenochirus boettgeri


Hymenochirus boettgeri
African Dwarf Frog
非洲侏儒爪蟾
Hymenochirus boettgeri, also known as Congo Dwarf Clawed Frog or Dwarf African Frog, is a species of frog in the Pipidae family. It lives in central Africa. As pets, Dwarf African Frogs can live peacefully among other fish in an aquarium. These frogs can be fed regular fish flakes, although they especially like to eat freeze-dried bloodworms and the elodea plant. However, if you do choose to add this critter to your aquarium, make sure the tank is covered—This species is not afraid to and will jump out of its tank.
习 性 栖息于森林中的小水池或水塘。终年均可繁殖,所产的卵呈各自飘散的浮游卵。
体形特征 皮肤粗糙,前肢的趾间亦长有脚蹼,为体长32-40mm小型水生蛙。腹面上布有许多斑纹,雄性前肢较粗,腋下另有白色隆起物。
食性 肉食性以甲克类浮游生物为食。 
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