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Malabar Gliding Frog

Rhacophorus malabaricus

Description:

A froglet in between metamorphosis. In a few weeks, the tail would completely shrink and eventually disappear transforming this Froglet in to a grown Frog.

Habitat:

Rainforest and Evergreen forest of Agumbe. The forests of Agumbe is a part of the Western Ghats. The Western Ghats have an exceptionally high level of biological diversity including many endemic species. It is also recognized as one of the world’s eight hottest hotspots' of biological diversity, inscribed in the UNESCO World Natural Heritage sites list in July 2012

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12 Comments

Vipul Ramanuj
Vipul Ramanuj 3 years ago

Thank you so much everyone at Project Noah! Western Ghats has always been a special place for me and I am elated to have my image making it in the top three winners for 2016's best wildlife photos.
I look forward to sharing many more amazing wonders from India.

Great capture Vipul,congrats on the third place and thanks for sharing

triggsturner
triggsturner 3 years ago

Congratulations Vipul. Western Ghats on my bucket list!

armadeus.4
armadeus.4 3 years ago

Congratulations on third place Vipul!

Felix Fleck
Felix Fleck 3 years ago

Congrats!

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 3 years ago

Congratulations Vipul, this beautiful froglet image came third in our 2016 Best Photo contest in the Amphibian category!

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Pradeep Kumar
Pradeep Kumar 4 years ago

Congrats!

DanielePralong
DanielePralong 4 years ago

Congratulations Vipul Ramanuj! This little froglet is our Spotting of the Day!

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Congratulations Vipul on SOTD!

Nice spotting! Congratulations on SOTD!

InêsVeloso
InêsVeloso 4 years ago

great picture!

Diaz José Miguel
Diaz José Miguel 4 years ago

Nice colors, beautiful subject

Vipul Ramanuj
Spotted by
Vipul Ramanuj

Karnataka, India

Spotted on Jul 24, 2015
Submitted on Jul 8, 2016

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