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Eastern Spadefoot

Scaphiopus holbrookii

Description:

Approximately 2 inch long frog with a vertical, cat-like pupil and and a hardened crescent-shaped spade on each hind foot. It was a purplish color with some patches of yellow and small orange and yellow raised spots.

Habitat:

Found during a rain storm on a paved road near a shallow farm pond.

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2 Comments

Pradeep Kumar
Pradeep Kumar 5 years ago

Gorgeous spotting!

Hema
Hema 5 years ago

Superb and simply wow!!

LisaPowers
Spotted by
LisaPowers

Tennessee, USA

Spotted on May 19, 2012
Submitted on May 19, 2012

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