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Rueppel's big-eyed tree frog
Conservation status
Scientific classification
Synonyms
  • Ranoidea rueppelli
  • Hyla rueppelli
  • Litoria rueppelli

Rueppel's big-eyed tree frog (Nyctimystes rueppelli) is a tree frog from Indonesia. It lives on Halmahera and Morotai Islands in the Moluccas. It lives in forests and wetlands not near the ocean.

Scientists looked at dead, preserved frogs. A male frog was 4.8 cm long. A female frog was 4.0 cm long. When alive, this frog is yellow with black marks. This frog has up-and-down marks on its lower eyelids.


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