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Granular Poison-arrow Frog

(Dendrobates granuliferus)

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Tiny bright red or yellow-olive frog with black spotted or bluish green and black-spotted rear legs; back is very rough, or granular; to 2.3cm (1 in). (Rana Venenosa).


Lowland wet forests, southern Pacific slope; found on ground or low vegetation.

Found in the following Parks:

Corcovado National Park.
Manuel Antonio National Park.

If you want to read about Eco-Tourism, Ecology, Behavior, Breeding and more of Costa Ricas' Fauna, we recommend to buy the Travelers' Wildlife Guide of Costa Rica by Les Beletzky (or Belesky) with beautiful illustrations by Davis Dennis. This priceless guide is our constant companion, when we travel around Costa Rica, Panama and Nicaragua.
To buy the complete book visit Interlink Books

The team of Discovery Travel World wishes you the best of times in our little paradise called Costa Rica.

Granular Poison-arrow Frog (Dendrobates granuliferus), Costa Rica