Horned Frog

Species name:

Ceratophrys ornata


This large frog (up to 16 cm in length) is a voracious predator that is known for consuming a wide range of prey, including invertebrates and vertebrates.  The primary habitat of this species grassland.  Its bright colors makes it a popular pet.  

Note: Scale bar on side of model is 1 cm

Conservation Status: 

Listed as Near-threatened by CITES

Geographic Range:

Argentina, Uruguay, and Brazil