Another Darkes Forest frog

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Another Darkes Forest frog

Postby gtsteve » Thu Mar 08, 2007 9:06 pm

I saw a lot of these recently just above the waterfall, one more rain and I imagine that they will all go over, I moved a few to a deeper hole a bit further back. In the scheme of things it may not matter, there were a lot, but you can't help feeling sorry for the defenceless little critters. Is it an l. ewingii?
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Not the most attractive little frog, but strangely cute.

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Postby GrantW » Thu Mar 08, 2007 9:25 pm

You don't get ewingii at Darkes, I would say that L. phyllochroa but possibly lesueurii, but its a hard angle to tell from.

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Postby Brad M » Thu Mar 08, 2007 9:46 pm

Looks like L. phllyochora with the rounded snout but there all pretty much the same at that age, but still I'd say phyllochroa.


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