Frognut Tumbles

Rumbles, fumbles and dreams

112 notes

libutron:

La Loma tree frog

Hyloscirtus colymba, commonly referred to as La Loma tree frog, is a Near Threatened species of frog in the Hylidae Family, found on the Caribbean slopes of western Panama and Costa Rica, on the Pacific slopes of eastern Panama and Ecuador, and presumably in Colombia.

This species has undergone drastic population declines in western and central Panama. Chytrid fungus has been found in this species and has been associated with declines in western Panama.

References: [1] - [2] - [3]

Photo credit: ©Brian Gratwicke [Top] - [Bottom]

Locality: Summit Municipal Park, Panama

(via frogs-are-awesome)

Filed under frog