Living the Scientific Life (Scientist, Interrupted)

AMNH Subway Art #42

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African reed frog, Hyperolius marmoratus,
as portrayed in tiles on the walls of the NYC uptown subway stop (A-B-C)
at 81st and Central Park West. (ISO, no zoom, no flash).

Image: GrrlScientist 2008. [wallpaper size].

Read more about the AMNH tile artworks and see the AMNH tile artworks photographic archives — with all the animals identified.


  1. #1 Kelly W
    February 15, 2008

    I think it’s an African reed frog, Hyperolius marmoratus.

  2. #2 JPS
    February 16, 2008

    Three-striped poison dart frog

    African reed frog

    Looks more like the african reed frog

  3. #3 Brian Gratwicke
    November 8, 2008

    It looks like a Painted reed frog – Hyperolius marmoratus broadleyi – from Zimbabwe – thanks for sharing!!!

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