Friday Frog

Dendrobates castaneoticus is the scientific name for the Brazil Nut Poison Frog.

Dendrobates castaneoticus

Dendrobates castaneoticus

They are called that because they breed in the water inside Brazil nut husks. Oh, and the frogs are poisonous – it doesn’t refer to the nuts!

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~ by B.T. Murtagh on April 24, 2009.

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