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Atelopus ignescens found in the Andes of Ecuador & Colombia & photographed here at 3050 metres in the Rio Mazan Valley, Ecuador. The male & female frogs travel around together in amplexus (mating embrace) for weeks or months before they spawn. This pair are seen in a bracket fungus.
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