tree-frog


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Noun1.tree-frog - arboreal amphibians usually having adhesive disks at the tip of each toetree-frog - arboreal amphibians usually having adhesive disks at the tip of each toe; of southeast Asia and Australia and America
anuran, batrachian, frog, salientian, toad, toad frog - any of various tailless stout-bodied amphibians with long hind limbs for leaping; semiaquatic and terrestrial species
family Hylidae, Hylidae - the amphibian family of tree frogs
Hyla crucifer, spring peeper - a small brown tree toad having a shrill call heard near wetlands of eastern United States and Canada in early spring
Hyla regilla, Pacific tree toad - the most commonly heard frog on the Pacific coast of America
canyon treefrog, Hyla arenicolor - a small chiefly ground dweller that stays within easy jumping distance of water; of United States southwest and northern Mexico
chameleon tree frog - a form of tree toad
cricket frog - either of two frogs with a clicking call
chorus frog - any of several small North American frogs having a loud call
lowland burrowing treefrog, northern casque-headed frog, Pternohyla fodiens - terrestrial burrowing nocturnal frog of grassy terrain and scrub forests having very hard upper surface of head; of the United States southwest
2.tree-frog - any of various Old World arboreal frogs distinguished from true frogs by adhesive suckers on the toestree-frog - any of various Old World arboreal frogs distinguished from true frogs by adhesive suckers on the toes
anuran, batrachian, frog, salientian, toad, toad frog - any of various tailless stout-bodied amphibians with long hind limbs for leaping; semiaquatic and terrestrial species
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The tree-frog family Rhacophoridae is a major group contributing to the high species richness and reproductive diversity among vertebrates of Sundaland.
For example, with the art card your design can be Michelangelo's Creation of Adam, and with the wild animal card you can opt for a picture of a tree-frog or an orang-utan.
Three Caribbean tree-frog species are appearing in Hawaiian greenhouses and nurseries on imported plants.