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Frog: Painted Reed

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Re: Frog: Painted Reed

Unread postby wildtuinman » Tue Jan 29, 2013 9:21 am

Satara pond.

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Re: Frog: Painted Reed

Unread postby Highbury » Tue Apr 09, 2013 10:19 am

WTM - Can you give more detail on the painted reed frogs at Satara pond ? What time of year have you seen them . Will be there next month and would like to seek them out if it's not too late in the season ?

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Re: Frog: Painted Reed

Unread postby wildtuinman » Fri Apr 12, 2013 11:22 am

Hi Highbury,

I saw them in January at the big pond next to the swimming pool. Also saw quite a few at the pond in Skukuza at the traffic circle in February.

I am not sure if and when they hibernate, but go have a look regardless. Nigh time with a torch will be your best bet.
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Re: Frog: Painted Reed

Unread postby Batmad » Wed Jul 17, 2013 12:44 am

Heavens alive WTM- I've been trying my damnedest to get a pic of this species and here you post this cracker? Lekker shot! And thanks for the above tip on the Satara and Skukuza ponds, will definitely be checking them out in Jan!
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Re: Frog: Painted Reed

Unread postby wildtuinman » Thu Jul 18, 2013 8:05 am

:lol: :lol:

My pleasure, Batz. :thumbs_up:
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