Boana rufitela Red-webbed Treefrog
Also known as:
Scarlet-webbed Treefrog, Canal Zone Treefrog
This species was until 2017 placed in the genus Hypsiboas.
Evergreen Lodge grounds, Limon province, Costa RicaAugust 7, 2010
Red-webbed Treefrog (Boana rufitela) Red-webbed Treefrog (Boana rufitela)
This frog was daysleeping in plain sight near the dining room at Evergreen Lodge. We eventually woke it up to clearly see how it earned the name "Red-webbed Treefrog".
Tortuguero National Park, Limon province, Costa RicaAugust 8, 2010
Red-webbed Treefrog (Boana rufitela)
The next day, we found another of these sleepy frogs. This one rested on a beautifully colored and stained palm frond along the edge of a side channel of the Tortuguero river.
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