Horned marsupial frog

Gastrotheca cornuta

Fascinating Facts

Habitat/Diet

Lowland, humid forests lacking disturbance, with occasional reports in palm oil plantations. They are nocturnal carnivores, feeding mostly on insects and other small invertebrates.

Status in the Wild

Endangered – IUCN 2008

Range

South America, specifically: Costa Rica, Panama, Colombia, and Ecuador

Location in the Zoo

Fish and Amphibians Zone of the Sculpture Learning Plaza



Animals & Exhibits