Tag: Jungle

A vibrant Rufous-throated Tanager perched on a branch, indicative of the biodiverse Mashpi Lodge region.
Christopher Klassen

What’s the Difference Between Jungle and Rainforest?

When we hear the words “jungle” and “rainforest,” images of lush, verdant landscapes teeming with life often come to mind. These terms are frequently used interchangeably, creating a common misconception that they refer to the same thing. However, this is not entirely the case.

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Close-up of a poison frog at Mashpi Lodge, a symbol of Ecuador's unique biodiversity.
Christopher Klassen

Poison Frogs: A Hidden Pharmacy

These amphibians are one of the most interesting in the world. Take a closer look at posion frogs and why they are called poisonous.

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A vibrant Coral Snake with distinctive black, white, and red banding, known for its potent venom, isolated on a white background.
Christopher Klassen

Coral snake

Take a journey into the wilds of Ecuador and discover more about coral snakes! Learn all about these beautiful, but deadly creatures.

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