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Nympha Amazon treefrog

Hypsiboas nympha

Description:

A smallish light colored frog with varying amounts of red to cinnamon color on its back and sides.

Habitat:

Infrequently found in the Amazon rainforest of SE Ecuador. This one was found at night on leaves overhanging a pond.

Notes:

Not rated on the IUCN Red List, they are seldom seen.

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3 Comments

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 5 months ago

and amazing!

Tukup
Tukup 5 months ago

This one is quite rare.

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 5 months ago

Oh wow. I didn't get near enough time int he Amazon, the one time I was there

Tukup
Spotted by
Tukup

Morona Santiago, Ecuador

Lat: -2.15, Long: -77.69

Spotted on May 5, 2001
Submitted on Jan 27, 2019

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