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Orange-legged leaf frog

Phyllomedusa oreades

Description:

Also known as a Monkey frog, Phyllomedusa oreades is a species of frog in the Hylidae family. It is endemic to Brazil. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland. A very beautiful frog from the Cerrado, Brazil. I love that one.

Habitat:

Cerrado

Notes:

Silvano, D. 2004. Phyllomedusa oreades. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 21 July 2007.

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82 Comments (1–25)

Madison7
Madison7 7 months ago

This is such a beautiful frog! I don`t know much about frogs, but I do know that sometimes bright colors are used to warn other organisms. Brightly colored creatures are often times poisonous, so I was curious if this one was poisonous or not.

Cool

katelew02
katelew02 2 years ago

Incredible:):):):):):):):):):):):):):)

AyaanKhan
AyaanKhan 2 years ago

It's amazing

metulippatch
metulippatch 3 years ago

Beautiful creature!

Pradeep Kumar
Pradeep Kumar 3 years ago

wonderful colors so beautiful!!!

staccyh
staccyh 3 years ago

Wow, this is absolutely beautiful!! Nice photo, thanks for sharing it with us all.

SukanyaDatta
SukanyaDatta 3 years ago

So beautiful...what colours. Congrats on a great snap.

HazelMarley
HazelMarley 3 years ago

Wow, those colors are amazing. Great spotting!

MUSE
MUSE 3 years ago

wonderful colors ...beautiful

DanielVelho
DanielVelho 3 years ago

Thank you all for the comments. It's very good to have a feedback.

Bhagya Herath
Bhagya Herath 4 years ago

so so beautiful,,,, did u painted it with those beautiful colours? cant really believe that one frog can be this colourful..great spotting

ceejayalyssa
ceejayalyssa 4 years ago

i've never seen a frog as pretty as this. congrats!

Oh wow. Beautiful!!!

Jason Alexander
Jason Alexander 4 years ago

What a Frog!!

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 4 years ago

Wow.. That's spectacular !!! Amazing.. Very beautiful frog..

Epicology
Epicology 4 years ago

This is amazing! WOW

injica
injica 4 years ago

Incredible creature :) Great spotting!!

so beautiful

StephenSolomons
StephenSolomons 4 years ago

wow!

AndreaLim
AndreaLim 4 years ago

Stunning frog. Great spotting!

Ali Hemati Pour
Ali Hemati Pour 4 years ago

very cool!

Sea B.
Sea B. 4 years ago

that is so amazing!

CariRitzenthaler
CariRitzenthaler 4 years ago

That is a beautiful frog!

Telse
Telse 4 years ago

So cool!

GO, Brazil

Lat: -14.15, Long: -47.84

Spotted on Jan 11, 2009
Submitted on Aug 11, 2011

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