Fresh Water

African Dwarf Frog

Courtesy of Sun Pet Ltd.

Species Name

  • African Dwarf Frog

Latin Name

  • Hymenochirus boettgeri

Family

  • Pipidae

Origin

  • Africa

Care

  • easy

Environment

  • lots of cover

Water pH Levels

  • 6.0-7.0

Temperature

  • 72-80 F

Minimum Tank Size

  • 10 gal

Maximum Size in Aquarium

  • 2"

Species Origin

  • pond

Compatibility

  • general community

Diet

  • omnivore

Reproduction Type

  • egg layer

Reproduction Difficulty

  • difficult

Size-Small

  • ".5-.75"

Size-Medium

  • ".75-1"

Size-Large

  • 1-1.25"

Size-Extra Large

  • 1.25"