red-eyed tree frog

Red-eyed Tree Frog

Agalychnis callidryas

CLASS Amphibia | ORDER Anura | FAMILY Hylidae

RANGE Southern Mexico, Central America, and northern Southe America

HABITAT Lowland tropical rainforests with high humidity

DIET Small invertebrates

6 - 15 grams

Male Size
Up to 2 in

Female Size
Up to 3 in

IUCN Status
Least Concern
red-eyed tree frog

Red-eyed tree frogs get their name from their distinctive eyes. They are nocturnal. These frogs sleep during the day attached to the bottom of leaves with their eyes closed and body markings covered.