Steenbok Nature Reserve
Common NameStriped Stream Frog
Family NameStrongylopus fasciatus
StatusNot threatened
Maximum Size50mm
CallHigh pitched piercing ‘ik-ik-ik’ chirp uttered singly, in pairs or in series of up to 6 at a time, followed by series of rapid ‘ti-ti-ti’
General2 bold dark brown to black lines down back, dark brown to black facial band running from snout through eye. Found in open grassy areas near dams/ponds also in parks/gardens.