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|European tree frog - H. arborea are small tree frogs. Males range from 1.3-1.8 in (32-43 mm) in length, and females range from 1.6-2.0 in (40-50 mm) in length. They are slender with long legs. Their dorsal skin is smooth, while their ventral skin is granular. Their dorsal skin can be green, gray, or tan depending on the temperature, humidity, or their mood. Their ventral skin is a whitish color, and the dorsal and ventral skin is separated by a dark brown lateral stripe that goes from the eyes to the groin. Females have a white throat, while males have a golden brown throat with large (folded) vocal sacs. The head of H. arborea is rounded, the lip drops strongly, the pupil has the shape of a horizontal ellipse and the eardrum is clearly recognizable. Also, the discs on the frog's toes, which it uses to climb trees and hedges, is a characteristic feature of H. arborea . Also, like other frogs, the hind legs are much larger and stronger than the fore legs, enabling the frog to jump rapidly.|
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Sinpatic acest brotacel, este o bucurie sa il vezi. O imagine faina,cu focus pe cap. Un bg de asemenea, f bun.
- [2011-05-06 10:23]
Faina captura! totusi cred ca se putea evita copacul din spate pentru un Bg mai uniform