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Masked Tree Frog

Smilisca phaeota


large tree frog, colour variable, fairly common, lays egg clutches in small rafts, up to 2000 eggs, they usually hatch within a day or two


rainforest, secondary forest, gardens, ditches, farms, plantations


Saw quite a few masked tree frogs at Yatama Ecolodge. This one was seen on a night hike.

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Heredia, Costa Rica

Spotted on Mar 5, 2020
Submitted on Mar 22, 2020

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