Reptiles

Amphibians

Cope's Gray Treefrog (Hyla chrysoscelis)

Description

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Habitats

Commonly found in bottomlands, mixed pine-hardwood forests and even urban areas. Also found in open woods, brushy abandoned fields and even pine plantations. ---

Habits and Life History

Breeds in temporary pools, flooded ditches and shallow wetlands. This species breeds from March to August, but the call given from trees from March to October.


Prey and Hunting Techniques


Temperament and Defense


Conservation


State Distribution and Abundance


Gallery

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Contributors

Tobin Fulmer


Bibliography

  • Behler, J. L., and F. W. King. 1979 (1987). The Audubon Society Field Guide to North American Reptiles and Amphibians. 3rd ed. Alfred A. Knopf, New York. 743 pp.
  • Conant, R., and J. T. Collins. 1998. A Field Guide to Reptiles and Amphibians of Eastern and Central North America. 3rd ed., Expanded. Houghton Mifflin Co., Boston. 616 pp.
  • Trauth, S. E., H. W. Robison, and M. V. Plummer. 2004. Amphibians and Reptiles of Arkansas. University of Arkansas Press, Fayetteville. 421 pp.

Discussion

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