Northern Gray Tree Frog and the Southern Gray Tree Frog

Northern Gray Tree Frog and the Southern Gray Tree Frog

The Northern Gray Tree Frog is a little warty, but not warty enough to be a toad. It’s warts camouflage it to moss and trees. It’s scientific name is Hyla versicolor. Many of these tree frogsĀ  have patterns. This frog has a twin! The southern gray tree frog is almost identical. Since these frogs are almost identical, they are known as cryptic species. The scientific name of the Southern Gray Tree Frog is Hyla chrysoscelis.

Northern Gray Tree Frog

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Southern Gray Tree Frog

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