Blue Poison Dart Frog

Blue Poison Dart Frog

Dendrobates tinctorius

Eats

Dart frogs are carnivores and like to eat things that are much smaller than they are, like fruit flies, pinhead crickets, springtails, and isopods.

Lives

Azureus dart frogs have a very limited range in the Sipaliwini Savanna, located in southern Suriname (South America). They are in very isolated pockets of jungle that occur along streams.

Behavior

Description

Also known as the Azureus Dart Frog or Dyeing Dart Frog. A very variable poison dart frog they are mostly blue in color with a varying degree of black spots. The blue can range from a very dark, deep blue to a light sky blue in some individuals.

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Least Concern
Least Concern
Near Threatened
Near Threatened
Vulnerable
Vulnerable
Endangered
Endangered
Critically Endangered
Critically Endangered
Extinct in the Wild
Extinct in the Wild
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