Adult seen jumping off road, photographed on shoulder "in situ". SUPER cooperative until I went to take body (surface) temp with IR laser.
3rd of 3 individuals seen within 2-4m of each other. Stopped to photograph an adult (1st), but it hopped into dense cover. Found this 3rd, in situ, while getting ready to place camera gear back into vehicle after taking 2nd's photo.
2nd of 3 individuals seen within 2-4m of each other. Stopped to photograph an adult, but it hopped into dense cover. Walking back to vehicle, found this guy and a 3rd.
AOR on Airport Road. With Dustin Rhoads. Imaged only.
The Southern Leopard Frog (Lithobates sphenocephalus) is a species of mostly aquatic true frog, found in the south-eastern third of the United States. There are two accepted subspecies.