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Mantidactylus argenteus; Long-snouted Malagasy Treefrog   

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Mantidactylus argenteus
Mantidactylus argenteus
Long-snouted Malagasy Treefrog
Photographer: Franco Andreone
Collection: AmphibiaWeb

ID: 1111 1111 1111 2215 (2004-04-28)

Copyright © 2004 Franco Andreone

  • date of photo  Feb 5, 2004
  • location   Bevava Forest, next to Ranomafana (Ifanadiana) (Madagascar)
  • family Mantellidae
  • order Anura
  • class Amphibia
  • habitat  Mid-altitude tropical rainforest
  • notes   This species was found in the Bevava (Menavava) / Mangevo rainforest, a site studied in January/February 2004 for Mantella bernhardi. the species is living along the fast running Bevava stream, and is adapt to live on mossy trunks. Apparenlty is therefore a primary forest species, very sensitive to habitat alterations.
  • camera   Nikon Digital 4500
  • photo category: Animal - Amphibian

  • common names   Long-snouted Malagasy Treefrog (photographer)
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