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Alexander T. Baugh, 2006

Photographer: Alexander T. Baugh

Location: Gamboa

Year: 2006

Species: Physalaemus pustulosus (Tungara frog) & Corethrella sp. (Blood Sucking flies)

A Corethrella fly takes a blood meal from a male Tungara frog.
These flies are attracted to calling male frogs, and like female frogs, are preferentially attracted to complex calls

 
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