As you may know from following my blog, I have a great affinity towards Costa Rica and the animals that live there. Much of my work over the years has focused on this area of the world. This page is dedicated to showing some of the species, places, and people in this fabulous country. Below you can find information, related links to posts on Costa Rica, and video footage I have taken during some of my visits that is on Youtube (Please feel free to copy these clips, but please acknowledge where they originated – (C) Andrew Gray (Manchester Museum).
COSTA RICAN RELATED INFO, POSTS & VIDEOS:
Homeward Bound (2010)
Dart Frogs of The Pacific
Pacific Road Trip
Unstable States, Unstable environments
The Dirty Dozen
Jewels of the Caribbean
Where Eagles Dare!
Above Cloud 9
The Adventure Begins!
Calling frogs and Agalychnis spurrelli eggs
Cruziohyla calcarifer tadpoles
Green poison-dart frog, Dendrobates auratus
Dendrobates (Oophaga) pumilio from the Sequires – Limon region
Dendrobates (Oophaga) pumilio from the southern Caribbean Coast
Brilliant Forest Frog
Female Lemur Leaf Frog
OTHER COSTA RICAN VIDEO CLIPS:
Blunt-headed vine snake
Where chocolate comes from
AMPHIBIAN RESEARCH CENTRE RELATED POSTS & VIDEOS:
Leaf Frogs of the CRARC
Glass Frogs of the CRARC
New Costa Rican Tree Frog Described
The Costa Rican Amphibian Research Centre
Brian Kubicki shows his carnivorous plants.
Brian Kubicki shows green form of Oophaga granulifera.
Brian Kubicki shows the wonderful rainforest reserve of the CRARC
Facilities at the CRARC, including the guest house.
Brian introduces the main lab area.
Brian shows a range of different glass frogs being maintained in captivity.
Brian explains what an ideal vivarium set up should be like for keeping and breeding glass frogs
Brian explains how he raises glass frog tadpoles in the lab
Brian shows Phyllobates vittatus in the lab