Wood Frog – 9/13/09

Observer: Paul Lauenstein

Observation Date: 9/13/09

Observation Time: 3:00 p.m.

Observation Location: Mass Bay Circuit Trail near Borderland State Park

Common Name: Wood Frog

Scientific Name: Rana sylvatica

Comments: Very well camouflaged in center of photo.

In case you were wondering how frogs survive the winter, check out this 2-minute time-lapse video of a frozen wood frog thawing out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ofSdw5V21Ek

More Information: Wikipedia

Wood Frog