Frogs - Michael Benard

Please enjoy these amphibian and reptile photos by Mike Benard.  You can use the links below to navigate between different galleries.  If you have any questions, feel free to send me an email:


American Toad Hatchlings

Three American Toad hatchlings shortly after swimming away from their eggs. External gills are visible behind their heads. The gills will be absorbed soon.

The light-colored hatchling in the middle is the offspring of an albino female American Toad:

HerpetologyToadAmerican ToadBufo americanusBufoBufonidaeAnaxyrus americanusAnaxyrustadpolelarvaegghatchlingmetamorphosisAlbino