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Giant Tree Frog

Litoria infrafrenata

Description:

This is the largest of all tree frog. Its dorsal surface is usually bright green, although the colour changes depending on the temperature and background, and can be brown.

Habitat:

It is the most widely distributed tree frog in the New Guinea region, spanning from eastern Indonesia, through the New Guinea mainland, to the Bismarck and the Admiralty Islands in the north. It lives in rainforest, cultivated areas and around houses in coastal areas, and is restricted to areas below 1200 metres in altitude.

Notes:

Spotted at the "Jungle World" exhibit of the Bronx Zoo.

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New York, USA

Lat: 40.85, Long: -73.88

Spotted on Jun 18, 2012
Submitted on Jun 19, 2012

Spotted for mission

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