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Mountain hourglass tree frog

Taruga eques

Description:

Taruga eques is a species of frog in the Rhacophoridae family. It is endemic to Sri Lanka.Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical moist montane forests, subtropical or tropical high-altitude grassland, swamps, freshwater marshes, and intermittent freshwater marshes. It is threatened by habitat loss.(http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Taruga_eques)

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21 Comments

Dilan Chathuranga
Dilan Chathuranga 6 years ago

It's ok!Thanks for the comments!!

beaker98
beaker98 6 years ago

Sorry, Dilan, that last comment was from the account I have set up for students.

Knapperbill
Knapperbill 6 years ago

Dilan, that's a great camera! I still have and use my old Canon SX20! It takes great photos.

Dilan Chathuranga
Dilan Chathuranga 6 years ago

Thanks a lot Sau!!

Theres some thing fascinating about frog eyes , beautiful capture dilan !

Dilan Chathuranga
Dilan Chathuranga 6 years ago

Hi beaker!!There is no secret!!I have used only flasher of my camera!!Actually I don't have a good camera!I'm using canon SX500 camera!!

Dilan Chathuranga
Dilan Chathuranga 6 years ago

Thanks Bhagya!!Magazhu,Lauren & beaker for your lovely comments!!!!!

Bhagya Herath
Bhagya Herath 6 years ago

Awesome capture Dilan love him......

LaurenZarate
LaurenZarate 6 years ago

Beautiful picture! Frogs are so adorable.

beaker98
beaker98 6 years ago

Man Dilan! Your photos are just incredible. What light source do you use if you don't mind me asking?

Stephanie R.
Stephanie R. 6 years ago

Excellent photo, Dilan!

kdpicturemaker
kdpicturemaker 6 years ago

Words can't describe how beautiful this creature is and how incredible the photo is as well.

Dilan Chathuranga
Dilan Chathuranga 6 years ago

Thank you very much James!!!!

James McNair
James McNair 6 years ago

Fantastic image

Dilan Chathuranga
Dilan Chathuranga 6 years ago

Thank you very much for the nice comment Pradeep!!

Pradeep Kumar
Pradeep Kumar 6 years ago

Fabulous spotting Dilan!

Dilan Chathuranga
Dilan Chathuranga 6 years ago

Thanks Mark & Jopy for your comments!!!!

Jopy
Jopy 6 years ago

pretty!!

Mark Ridgway
Mark Ridgway 6 years ago

Very nice spotting Dilan.

Dilan Chathuranga
Dilan Chathuranga 6 years ago

Thanks Adarsha!!!

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 6 years ago

Nice capture :)

Dilan Chathuranga
Spotted by
Dilan Chathuranga

Sri Lanka

Spotted on May 30, 2014
Submitted on Aug 11, 2014

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