Just because, part 31

very small likely Copes grey treefrog Hyla chrysoscelis perched on fence post
Another quickie, as threatened. Given that I found this itty-bitty treefrog sitting on the upper rim of the same rainbarrel that had produced a previous photo subject, I’m going to hazard a guess that it emerged from the same source, the rainbarrel itself, where a host of tadpoles had been living. Since it’s slightly further along in development than the previous, it might even be the exact same one, but I have no way of knowing (though I’d really like to and am wide open for suggestions on distinguishing them.) So we’re going to go with Copes grey treefrog (Hyla chrysoscelis) for this one, just days past its leaving the water and tadpole stage behind. As I loomed in close with the macro rig, it leapt away, so I retrieved it and placed it atop the nearby fence, where it remained for a minute or so, though it still tried turning away from me. Hey, I was the guy that provided the egress from the barrel in the first place! Ungrateful little spud…

Literally the size of your thumbnail, since you’re wondering, though the wood texture might have provided at least a clue.

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