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Pinocchio Frog

The species is considerably a new species being discovered in 2008. It got its common name in 2019. The name is given after nose of the frog that is said to be increasing when the frog is excited or making any sound and the size lessens when the frog is calm and composed.

    Kingdom Animalia
    Phylum Chordata
    Class Amphibia
    Order Anura
    Family Hylidae
    Genus Litoria
    Scientific Name Litoria pinocchio

    Other Names Northern Pinocchio treefrog
    Color Green and yellow
    Distribution Foja Mountains in Papua Province of Indonesia
    Habitat Mountains and rainforests
    Diet Insects
    Mode of Reproduction Probably Oviparous
    Clutch Size Not known
    Average Lifespan Not known
    IUCN Conservation Status Not listed

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    Published on September 9th 2019 by under Frogs. Article was last reviewed on 9th September 2019.

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