Meaning of White's tree frog in English:

White's tree frog

Pronunciation /ˌwʌɪts ˈtriː frɒɡ/


  • A large green tree frog of northern and eastern Australia, Litoria caerulea (family Hylidae).


Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London. From the genitive of the name of John White, English surgeon, who first described the frog in 1790 + tree-frog.