Gould's Frogmouths

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The Gould's Frogmouth (Batrachostomus stellatus) is found in Brunei, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore and Thailand. It lives in subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests.

This species is endangered in its habitat.

 

Diet / Feeding:

Frogmouths have enormous wide frog-like mouths (hence their name), which they use to capture nocturnal insects with. They also eat worms, slugs and snails; as well as small mammals, reptiles, frogs and small birds.

They have large, horny, triangular, sharply hooked bills.


 

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