IUCN threat status:

Near Threatened (NT)

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Description

M 30-32 mm, F 45-49 mm. A small stout frog, with slender, long legs and a short, rounded snout. Toe webbing does not reach the base of the pads. Fingers are webbed only at the bases. Upper surface skin is granular, with many tiny pointed projections over the head and back. Between the tympana, there is a semi-circle of spiky projections running over the shoulders. Smaller spikes are scattered over the back. Forearm and lower leg have a row of small, conical projections along the outer edge. Colors range from light green to dark brown. Top of the head is dark, with a light bar between the eyes. Dorsum is spotted with patches of tan and brown. Ventral surfaces of the legs are green (Inger and Stuebing 2005).

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