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Fleischmann's Glass Frog

(Hyalinobatrachium fleischmanni)

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Tiny translucent frog with a rounded snout; lime green with yellow spots and yellow hands; organs / bones visible through abdominal skin; 2.5 cm (1 in). (Rana de Vidrio).


Middle and higher elevation wet forests, Caribbean and southern Pacific slopes; found along rivers and streams, in vegetation.

Found in the following Parks:

Braulio Carrillo National Park.
Corcovado National Park.
Irazú Volcano National Park.
La Amistad National Park.
Monteverde Cloud Forest Reserve (Fotos).
Poás Volcano National Park.
Rincón de La Vieja National Park.
Robert & Catherine Wilson Botanical Garden.

If you want to read about Eco-Tourism, Ecology, Behavior, Breeding and more of Costa Ricas' Fauna, we recommend to buy the Travelers' Wildlife Guide of Costa Rica by Les Beletzky (or Belesky) with beautiful illustrations by Davis Dennis. This priceless guide is our constant companion, when we travel around Costa Rica, Panama and Nicaragua.
To buy the complete book visit Interlink Books

The team of Discovery Travel World wishes you the best of times in our little paradise called Costa Rica.

Fleischmann's Glass Frog (Hyalinobatrachium fleischmanni), Costa Rica