These nocturnal ground dwelling frogs are native to tropical and southern subtropical Africa. They are called walking frogs because they the lack the jumping ability of most frogs.
Also known as Red-Banded Rubber Frog, Red-Banded Frog, Red-Banded Crevice Creeper, Fire Walking Frog, South African Snake-Necked Frog
During the dry season this species seeks shelter in burrows, loose soil, termite mounds, and the hollows of dead trees. It is capable of digging burrows with its hind limbs, even though it lacks the "digging spades" found on frogs of other families