Category: Gilchrist county

The Rosy Wolfsnail, 12 April 2014

Euglandina rosea, the Rosy wolfsnail; Gilchrist county, Florida (12 April 2014). The Rosy wolfsnail, Euglandina rosea, is, relatively speaking, a fast and active predatory snail. Specifically, it hunts other snails and slugs. Native to much of Central America and the American southeast, the Rosy wolfsnail…

Cope’s Gray Treefrog, 12 April 2014

Hyla chrysoscelis, the Cope’s gray treefrong; Gilchrist county, Florida (12 April 2014). Cope’s gray treefrog, Hyla chrysoscelis, is one of Florida’s numerous Hyla treefrog species. It is not, however, one of the species we typically have in my home county of Volusia. We’re not…