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White-lipped Tree-frog on banana flowers - Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.   //   White-lipped Tree-frog - Hylidae: Litoria infrafrenata. Female body length to 15cm, male to 10cm, weight to NNg. Usually bright green but may also change to brown. The largest tree frog in the world. Occurs in lowland rainforest and wet sclerophyll forest from Indonesia east through New Guinea, to the Bismarck Archipelago and the Admiralty Islands; also rainforests on Cape York south to north-eastern Queensland. Insectivorous, plus assorted arthropods. Often frequents houses and gardens, living anywhere water is present.   /  Banana - Musaceae: Musa acuminata/balbisiana, probable hybrid. Height to 8m, leaves to 2.5m x 60cm. A popular food originating from south-east Asia and New Guinea where many wild species occur. 'Sweet' varieties have a high proportion of sugar in their flesh, 'Cooking' varieties (plantains) have high starch content, are astringent in flavour, and dry and pucker the mouth if eaten uncooked. Cultivated throughout tropical areas and exported world-wide.   Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea.