Fejervarya limnocharis

Fejervarya limnocharis June 2016 Cat Tien National Park, Vietnam

Common name: the  Asian Grass Frog

Conservation status: Least Concern

Distribution: Bangladesh, Brunei, Cambodia, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Laos, Macau, Malaysia, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam

Introduced to: Guam

Size: up to 50-65 mm

Description: upperside coloration brown or grey with dark brown or green spots and often with orange or yellow stripe on the back. Skin is tubercuate. Throat of male usually with two large black blotches

Habitat: open wet habitat types, including river floodplains, rice fields, ditches, marshes, parks, gardens and in closed-canopy forest

Activity: nocturnal

Diet: various invertebrates

Reproduction: breeding period lasts throughout monsoon season

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