Ansonia latidisca (Bornean Rainbow Toad)

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Bornean Rainbow Toad (Ansonia latidisca) is a toad species from the true toad family, Bufonidae. It is endemic to the Borneo region. It’s a small species ranging from only 30 to 50 mm (1.2 to 2.0 in) in length.

The species was rediscovered in 2011, after not being seen since 1924. Before the rediscovery, the only pictures of the frogs were drawing from 1924. The toad was found on a branch from a tree.

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