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  Kaloula pulchra
  Family Name : Microhylidae

  Taxonomic Group : Vertebrates (Amphibian)

  Common Names : Banded Bull Frog

 
Banded Bull Frog
  • Description
    • Description :
      Body rotund, head relatively small, hind limbs short and slender. Tips of fingers and toes expanded and with blunt tips. Back grey or brown with a pair of black-edged, broad pale yellow or orange stripes along the sides, and a pale yellow or orange band on top of the head between the eyes.
  • Ecology, Habitat & Location
    • Ecological Notes :
      The calls are usually heard before and after heavy rain. Can be found on tree trunks. Usually inhabiting built-up areas.
      Habitats :
      Urban, Parks & Gardens, Terrestrial
      Nature Reserves :
      Bukit Timah Nature Reserve, Central Catchment Nature Reserve, Sungei Buloh Wetland Reserve
  • Status
    • Species Status :
      Exotic / Introduced
      Conservation Status :
      Common
  • References
    • Baker, N. & Lim, K. 2008. Wild animals of Singapore. Singapore: Draco Publishing and Distribution Pte Ltd. 180pp 

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