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Brown mantella frog (Mantella betsileo) on a leaf. Brown mantella are endemic to Madagascar where their natural habitat is widely variable. Most species of Mantella are terrestrial, though some are tree-dwelling or aquatic. They secrete toxins through their skin and are brightly coloured to warn off predators (aposematism).
Model release not required. Property release not required.