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Green treefrog

Hyla cinerea

Description:

Male calling next to a ditch

Notes:

Male calling next to a ditch

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6 Comments

JasonO'Connor
JasonO'Connor 8 years ago

thanks!, yeah they suck all the air into their lungs and then force it into the air sac under their chin to create the call

Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

That is a wonderful action shot!

ceherzog
ceherzog 8 years ago

Does he blow up his abdomen when calling? I've never seen a tree frog look all bloated like that!

CarolSnowMilne
CarolSnowMilne 8 years ago

WOW! That is amazing! Thanks for sharing. Just getting into frogs recently! Too cool!

Mandy Hollman
Mandy Hollman 8 years ago

Whoa, cool!
Once I found one of these on a tree limb, and while I was looking at it, it jumped onto my face! It just stuck there for a minute. It was an awesome experience :)

JennytheTurtle
JennytheTurtle 8 years ago

hard to believe its a green tree frog when it's slightly purple :P (just making a joke not doubting you ID)

JasonO'Connor
Spotted by
JasonO'Connor

North Carolina, USA

Spotted on May 23, 2012
Submitted on May 24, 2012

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