phenab's picture

Odd frog

Observed: 13th March 2011 By: phenab
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Description:

Lime green frog, very bobbly back, open mouth red inside.

Identifications
  •  
    Likely ID
    Argentinian horned frog (Ceratophrys ornata)
    Confidence: It might be this.
  • a model frog (Frogum simulacrum)
    Confidence: It's likely to be this, but I can't be certain.
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Comments

Matt Smith's picture

Frog

Looks a tad "plastic" to me......

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Sam Griffin's picture

Toy

I did suspect as much, but assumed this would have been obvious when the photo was taken. The pattern isn't quite right for a horned frog either, too blotchy rather than spotted. I guess it goes to show how realistic some toys are..! Unless I've fallen for a prank!?