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Also known as a Monkey frog, Phyllomedusa oreades is a species of frog in the Hylidae family. It is endemic to Brazil. Its natural habitats are subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland. A very beautiful frog from the Cerrado, Brazil. I love that one.
Silvano, D. 2004. Phyllomedusa oreades. 2006 IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Downloaded on 21 July 2007.
Spotted on Jan 11, 2009
Submitted on Aug 11, 2011
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83 Comments (1–25)
This is such a beautiful frog! I don`t know much about frogs, but I do know that sometimes bright colors are used to warn other organisms. Brightly colored creatures are often times poisonous, so I was curious if this one was poisonous or not.
wonderful colors so beautiful!!!
Wow, this is absolutely beautiful!! Nice photo, thanks for sharing it with us all.
So beautiful...what colours. Congrats on a great snap.
Wow, those colors are amazing. Great spotting!
wonderful colors ...beautiful
Thank you all for the comments. It's very good to have a feedback.
so so beautiful,,,, did u painted it with those beautiful colours? cant really believe that one frog can be this colourful..great spotting
i've never seen a frog as pretty as this. congrats!
Oh wow. Beautiful!!!
What a Frog!!
Wow.. That's spectacular !!! Amazing.. Very beautiful frog..
This is amazing! WOW
Incredible creature :) Great spotting!!
Stunning frog. Great spotting!
That is a beautiful frog!