Posts

Showing posts from May, 2015

Mission Eye Tree Frog, Trachycephalus resinifictrix

Image
via Instagram http://ift.tt/1Bvs2nz

Agalychnis annae, the Blue Sided Leaf Frog from Costa Rica

Image
via Instagram http://ift.tt/1PTfpyq

Gastrotheca cornuta, the Eyelash Marsupial Frog from Panama

Image
via Instagram http://ift.tt/1SAZjZo

Garden Videos of native species

Chris Tinsley, one of the folks here at the Garden recently sent me these two cool videos of some herps around the Garden. First, there is a Bullfrog (Lithobates catesbeianus) calling in the pond in front of the Fuqua Orchid Center, and next and next, the detached tail of a 5 Lined Skink (Eumeces fasciatus) Thanks Chris for sending these along!



Tiger Stripe Monkey Frog, Phyllomedusa hypochondrialis

Image
via Instagram http://ift.tt/1GxjfY6

Cruziohyla craspedopus Fringed Leaf Froglet in the lab today

Image
via Instagram http://ift.tt/1F46D5y

Phyllomedusa tomopterna, the Tiger Leg Monkey Frog on display in our Suriname exhibit

Image
via Instagram http://ift.tt/1HCqTiB

2015 Haskell Award goes to GA's own John Jensen!

Image
The Alison Haskell Award for Excellence in Herpetofaunal Conservation is presented by Partners in Amphibian and Reptile Conservation (PARC), in memory of Alison Haskell (1956 – 2006). This award is intended to recognize an individual from North America who exemplifies extraordinary commitment to herpetofaunal conservation, has thus far been an unsung hero, and has shown exemplary commitment to building or strengthening partnerships. Alison was one such person. We are proud to announce the 2015 recipient of the Alison Haskell Award isJohn Jensen. John is currently the state Herpetologist for the Georgia Department of Natural Resources. John has directly contributed to the conservation of imperiled amphibians and reptiles, in particular Gopher Frogs and Indigo Snakes, through many successful partnerships. His efforts have also helped protect Georgia's freshwater turtles and rattlesnakes. His commitment and dedication to herpetofaunal conservation, in Georgia and beyond, is widely rec…

Agalychnis callidryas, Red Eye Leaf Frogs seem quite fond of each other

Image
via Instagram http://ift.tt/1HtfmVM

Slope-Snouted Glass Frog, Cochranella euknemos from Panama

Image
via Instagram http://ift.tt/1Ps6F2a

The last Rabbs' Fringe-limbed Tree Frog yesterday in the frogPOD

Image
via Instagram http://ift.tt/1EEt2Hf

Agalychnis morlettii, the Black Eye Leaf Frog

Image
via Instagram http://ift.tt/1cytCPc

Ambystoma cingulatum, the Frosted Flatwoods Salamander recently after metamorphosis

Image
via Instagram http://ift.tt/1GZNPp9

Agalychnis annae, the Blue Sided Leaf Frog in the lab, enjoying the new AC unit we installed

Image
via Instagram http://ift.tt/1J2nDz9

Ambystoma opacum, the Marbled Salamander and a metro Atlanta amphibian species

Image
via Instagram http://ift.tt/1dTgZ2e

Sachatamia albomaculata, the White-Spotted Glass Frog from Panama

Image
via Instagram http://ift.tt/1PsWjtw

Cruziohyla craspedopus, the Fringed Leaf Frog today in the lab.

Image
via Instagram http://ift.tt/1dQUbQP

Coqui frog hiding in a bromeliad inside the conservatory | Eleutherodactylus coqui

Image
via Instagram http://ift.tt/1DZwiwD

Agalychnis morletti, the Black Eye Leaf Frog

Image
via Instagram http://ift.tt/1F0luUO

Desmog in mid town. An urban amphibian

Image
via Instagram http://ift.tt/1IAEoBl