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Orange and Black Poison-dart Frog

(Phyllobates vittatus)

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The Orange and Black Poison-dart Frog is also called Golfodulcean Poison-dart Frog. A small black frog with wide, paired orange stripes on its back and turquoise-mottling on its limbs; 2to 3 cm (1 in). (Rana Venenosa).


Low elevation wet forests, southern Pacific slope; found on forest floor or low vegetation.

Found in the following Parks:

Corcovado National Park.

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

Orange and Black Poison-dart Frog (Phyllobates vittatus), Costa Rica