Microhyla fissipes

Microhyla fissipes June 2016 Cat Tien National Park, Vietnam

Common name: the Ornate Pigmy Frog

Conservation status: Least Concern

Distribution: China, Taiwan, Myanmar, Laos, Thailand, Cambodia, Malaysia, Singapore, Vietnam

Size: up to 25-30 mm

Description: upperside is tuberculate, grey or brown with a pattern of divergent thick stripes and undulated lines

Habitat: lowland forests, grassland, agricultural and urban areas

Activity: nocturnal

Diet: various invertebrates

Reproduction: breeding period lasts from February to November. Eggs are laid into the water

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Vietnam (Cat Tien National Park)

Microhyla fissipes June 2016 Cat Tien National Park, Vietnam Microhyla fissipes June 2016 Cat Tien National Park, Vietnam

 

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