Poison Dart Frog

Poison Dart Frog

Scientific Name

Dendrobates auratus

Range

Central and South America

Habitats

Streams and pools of rainforests

What do they eat?

Insectivore

Status

Least concern

Conservation Threats

Exotic pet trade

Fun Facts
  • Bright colors warn predators they are toxic
  • Researchers believe these frogs derive their poison from the ants and centipedes in their diet
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