Frog: Hyla savignyi Audouin (Middle East tree frog)

Hyla savignyi Audouin  (Middle East tree frog)





The Middle East tree frog, Hyla savignyi, is a species of frog in the Hylidae family. The species is endemic to the Middle East. It's one of the three frog in Cyprus.

The colouration of the lemon-yellow tree frog can vary with temperature and with the substrate on which it lives.
Cyprus is one of the countries that H. savignyi is found (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Cyprus, Egypt, Georgia, Iran, Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Turkey, and Yemen).



The natural habitats of the Middle East tree frog are temperate shrubland, subtropical or tropical dry shrubland, Mediterranean-type shrubby vegetation, temperate grassland, subtropical or tropical dry lowland grassland, rivers, freshwater lakes, intermittent freshwater lakes, freshwater marshes, intermittent freshwater marshes, freshwater springs, temperate desert, arable land, rural gardens, canals and ditches, and introduced vegetation. Wikipedia