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I got a new frog but what is it?

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john

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This little guy was unmarked at my local pet shop and I had to get him. I have never seen a frog like him before and I am having trouble identifing it. Does anyone know what he is?

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jeff

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Wow, that's really strange- just one question though, is this an April Fools joke?
 
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jeff

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If it isn't a joke, it looks like maybe... a blue phase Cuban Treefrog?!?
 
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gail

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Is that a golden tree frog? I want one just like it! Nice job with photo shop and happy April fools day
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(Message edited by waldo on April 02, 2005)
 
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kyle

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although I'm almost 100% positive that its a photo shop... I wish I still had this picture of a completely bright blue tree frog, which was a real photo, which was on my old computer. The species is usually brown, but there was a genetic trait that either had blue patterns, or turned the frog completely blue. It looked much like a green tree frog, only a bit bigger. I believe it was called a "Giant (some country in Central/South America)Tree Frog. Does any one know what I'm talking about, ever seen the photos, or heard of them? I just cant think of the common name, or scientific for that matter. I'll look around for any photos online that I can find and let you know if I find it.
 
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mark

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Could it be the same as this one but photoshopped blue....
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? John - you should have used a different picture, maybe people would have guessed for days...

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john

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Yep April fools. I ment to answer quicker but I got really drunk last night. So I couldn't answer then. Good job figuring it out guys.

(Message edited by nuggular on April 02, 2005)
 
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