Top Ten Most Beautiful Poison Dart Frog Species

These frogs are really gorgeous, but like the name, really deadly too. Don't let beauty trick you

The Top Ten

1 Strawberry Poison Dart Frog Strawberry Poison Dart Frog

Strawberry poison dart frog (Oophaga pumilio) is a species of poison dart frog found in Central America

This small bright-red frog may not be the most poisonous frog in the world, but it's the most poisonous frog in its genus - FireWasp2004

2 Green-and-Black Poison Dart Frog Green-and-Black Poison Dart Frog

Green-and-black poison dart frog (Dendrobates auratus) is a species of poison dart frog native to Central America and northwestern parts of South America

This frog has lots of color variations. It's usually mint green with black splotches, but the mint green part can be forest green, lime green, emerald green, turquoise, or even cobalt blue or pale yellow in other variations - FireWasp2004

3 Phantasmal Poison Frog Phantasmal Poison Frog

Phantasmal poison frog (Epipedobates tricolor) is a species of poison dart frog endemic to Ecuador

This poisonous amphibian is tiny, only about 22.6mm from snout to vent, but it's among the most poisonous poison dart frogs out there - FireWasp2004

4 Golden Poison Dart Frog Golden Poison Dart Frog

Golden poison dart frog (Phyllobates terribilis) is a species of poison dart frog endemic to the Pacific coast of Colombia

From that binomial name, you can see that this gorgeous frog is actually terrible. It's extremely poisonous, the most poisonous frog (or maybe even the most poisonous animal in the world), and you can die just by touching it - FireWasp2004

5 Dyeing Poison Dart Frog Dyeing Poison Dart Frog

Dyeing poison dart frog (Dendrobates tinctorius) is a species od poison dart frog found throughout the eastern portion of the Guiana Shield

It's among the largest poison dart frogs, reaching up to 50mm in length. There's a lot of variations of this species - FireWasp2004

6 Blue Poison Dart Frog Blue Poison Dart Frog
7 Yellow-Banded Poison Dart Frog Yellow-Banded Poison Dart Frog

Also known as bumblebee poison frog. Yellow-banded poison dart frog (Dendrobates leucomelas) is a species of poison dart frog found in the northern parts of South America

It's one of the largest species in its genus. These frogs are bright yellow with black stripes and/or spots. Some morphs are orange - FireWasp2004

8 Harlequin Poison Frog Harlequin Poison Frog V 1 Comment
9 Red-Backed Poison Frog Red-Backed Poison Frog

Red-backed poison frog (Ranitomeya reticulata) is a species of poison dart frog found native to the Amazon rainforests of Peru and Ecuador

It's the second most poison frog of its genus (the first one being the splash-backed poison frog). Its legs are black with cobalt or sky blue mesh patterns, its belly is black, and its back ranges from fiery orange to scarlet - FireWasp2004

10 Manú Poison Frog Manú Poison Frog V 1 Comment

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11 Marañón Poison Frog Marañón Poison Frog V 1 Comment
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