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Western marsh frog

Heleioporus barycragus

Description:

With distinctive yellow-spotted sides, it's a bold frog about 15cm in size.

Habitat:

Spotted at night after a shower rain in a dry area next to Perth, close to an intermittent river. It is endemic to Australia. Its natural habitats are temperate forests and intermittent rivers.

Notes:

Kingdom: Animalia Phylum: Chordata Class: Amphibia Order: Anura Family: Limnodynastidae Genus: Heleioporus Species: H. barycragus

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2 Comments

JordiPrats
JordiPrats a year ago

Thanks Neil, lucky to stay there after a short rain in April

Neil Ross
Neil Ross a year ago

How wonderful is this little guy? Great spotting.

JordiPrats
Spotted by
JordiPrats

Western Australia, Australia

Spotted on Apr 1, 2019
Submitted on Jun 8, 2019

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