Melanism is the opposite of albinism. Albinism is the lack of pigmentation and melanism is a dark pigment excess, that turns skin black. Anyway, this is beautiful.
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Pretty-eyed glass frog (Centrolene callistommum)
The scientific name of this species “callistommum” is derived from the greek kallistos that means “the most beautiful” and omma that means “eye”. This individual is from the Chocó in Esmeraldas province, Ecuador.
(text/photo: Santiago Ron)