Podargus is a bird genus in the Podargidae family. It contains the following species:
- Marbled Frogmouth (Podargus ocellatus)
- Papuan Frogmouth (Podargus papuensis)
- Tawny Frogmouth (Podargus strigoides)
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.