Malesian Frog has a robust body, long muscular hind legs with extensively webbed hind feet. Its head is large and broad. Resembles the Malayan Giant Frog. Malesian Frog has a very thin white stripe on its smooth back. Half of its ear drum is blackish. Males grown larger than females.


Nocturnal, semi-aquatic carnivore that occurs in mature swampy forest. In Singapore, found in Central Nature Reserves and also in Western Catchment Area.


15 cm SV.


Restricted to a few areas but common.


Malay Peninsula, Borneo, Sumatra and Java.


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Malesian Frog

Limnonectes malesianus

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Malesian Frog in the leaf litter.

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