Can anyone identify this little fellow please

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djardine
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Can anyone identify this little fellow please

Postby djardine » Mon Feb 23, 2015 5:49 pm

Suddenly started getting lots of these little fellows near Cairns in Qld and I'd like to know what they will grow up into!
Can anyone help please?
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Aaron
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Postby Aaron » Tue Feb 24, 2015 6:51 pm

Hi,

Unfortunately the frog in those photos is a young Cane Toad. When they leave the water as frogs they often appear in large numbers even during the day.

Aaron

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Postby djardine » Tue Feb 24, 2015 11:06 pm

Thank you, I was afraid of that. Yes, they have suddenly appeared during the day.
Most baby animals are cute but sometimes we don't like what they grow into.
Thanks again.


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