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Afrixalus fornasini
Afrixalus fornasini
Fornasini's Spiny Reed Frog
Photographer: Martin Pickersgill

ID: 0000 0000 1115 0830 (2015-11-08)

Copyright © 2015 Martin Pickersgill

  • date of photo  Nov 28, 2015
  • location   Mahenge (Tanzania, United Republic of)
  • family Hyperoliidae
  • order Anura
  • class Amphibia
  • notes   Taken at night in situ. Note reversal of colour pattern at night. This is the most northerly population of fornasini (as opposed to unicolor) I have found. Note also skin parasite on flank.
  • photo category: Animal - Amphibian

  • common names   Fornasini's Spiny Reed Frog (AW )
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