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Wallace_flying_frog  Geotagged,Malaysia,Rhacophorus nigropalmatus,Wallaces flying frog,Winter Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

    comments (3)

  1. How beautiful, on a banana leaf ?
    I think the tag 'winter' might be slightly misleading :)
    Posted 3 years ago
    1. I just noticed this winter tag now;-). I'm not really good with the plant life. It was definitely no banana leaf, but some other common big plant growing along the track. Posted 3 years ago
  2. Good Shot! Posted 3 years ago

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Wallace's flying frog or the Abah River flying frog is a moss frog found at least from the Malay Peninsula into western Indonesia. It is named for the biologist, Alfred R. Wallace, who collected the first specimen to be formally identified.

''R. dennysii'', ''R. maximus'' and ''Polypedates feae'' were once contained within Wallace's flying frog as subspecies. Similar frogs also occur in Laos, Vietnam, and southern China; these may be ''R. nigropalmatus'' or an undescribed, closely related.. more

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Uploaded Dec 4, 2015. Captured Feb 19, 2010 02:25 in Unnamed Road, Lahad Datu, Sabah, Malaysia.
  • Canon EOS 40D
  • f/4.5
  • 1/166s
  • ISO400
  • 110mm