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Mountain hourglass tree frog

Taruga eques


This beautiful tree frog of the endemic frog genus Taruga is found in the central hills of Sri lanka.The common colouration of this frog is brownish yellow,but a gray colouration also present - although less seldomly seen.

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37 Comments (1–25)

MayraSpringmann 7 years ago


Bhagya Herath
Bhagya Herath 7 years ago

Great spotting very beautiful

SachindraUmesh 7 years ago

Thank you everyone =D =D =D

martin 7 years ago

So sweet.

Maria dB
Maria dB 7 years ago

Congratulations - very nice spotting!

Debbie Stewart
Debbie Stewart 7 years ago

Congratulations Sachindra on this beautiful frog SOTD

vasudha548 7 years ago

Congratulations belated

Caleb Steindel
Caleb Steindel 7 years ago

HUGE Congragulations, SU!

vivianpoma 7 years ago

Congratulations, Sachindra!
Nice shots!!

Congratulations !

Harsha Singh
Harsha Singh 7 years ago

Congrats Sachindra. Great series.

RiekoS 7 years ago

Congratulations Sachindra.

Kranti Dhiman
Kranti Dhiman 7 years ago

Congrats Sachindra for this lovely spotting !!

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 7 years ago

Congratulations :)

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 7 years ago

Congratulations. This little frog deserves it. :-)

Wow congrats ! Very beautiful spotting !

vipin.baliga 7 years ago

So beautiful!! A very beautiful frog :-)

LaurenZarate 7 years ago

Congratulations Sachindra, beautiful shot!

Mona Pirih
Mona Pirih 7 years ago

Congratulations, Sachindra !!!

JC_Forester 7 years ago

Congrats! Amazing shot!

Congrats Sachindra for a beautiful SOTD!

yeskay 7 years ago

Congrats Sachindra!

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 7 years ago

Congratulations Sachindra.

KarenL 7 years ago

Congratulations Sachindra, this awesome series has earned you spotting of the day!

The mountain hourglass tree frog is an arboreal species endemic to Sri Lanka.

Deva R Kumar
Deva R Kumar 7 years ago

wow wonderful

Spotted by

Uva Province, Sri Lanka

Spotted on Jun 28, 2013
Submitted on Jul 9, 2013

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