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Hyperolius marmoratus
Hyperolius marmoratus
Painted Reed Frog
Photographer: Phil Bishop
Collection: AmphibiaWeb

ID: 1111 1111 1111 2803 (2004-10-06)

Copyright © 2004 Phil Bishop

  • date of photo  unknown
  • location   KwaZulu-Natal (South Africa)
  • family Hyperoliidae
  • order Anura
  • class Amphibia
  • notes   These males are both in the J-phase coloration, which is thought to be their coloration during their first breeding season (i.e. these males are less than 1 year old). Despite appearances, they are actually fighting for a good calling site.
  • photo category: Animal - Amphibian

  • common names   Painted Reed Frog (AW )
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