Herp of the day

Herp of the day: Splendid Leaf-Frog

The Splendid Leaf-Frog (Cruziohyla calcarifer) is a tree frog of the Hylidae family native to south and central America.

It is a nocturnal and arboreal species inhabiting primary humid lowland forest. It comes down only to breed in tree holes and in small fishless pools.

Adult males range from 51 to 81 mm in while adult females measure from 61 to 87 mm.