This sub-adult Goliath Frog was observed next to a stream at night in a forested area near Loum, Cameroon.
This frog was found at night on a large boulder along the edge of a stream bordering the small town of Mutengene in southwest Cameroon.
Live Goliath frogs, sold on the side of the road for bushmeat.
Petropedetinae is a subfamily of frogs placed within the true frog family, Ranidae by many authors, but this is quite disputed and at least part of this group is often treated as a distinct family Petropedetidae, in which case the Cacosterninae and Phrynobatrachinae are usually separated as subfamilies or even distinct families, Cacosternidae and Phrynobatrachidae. Most members of this subfamily are in the genus Phrynobatrachus. These frogs are essentially limited to sub-Saharan Africa, with the highest...