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Medium-sized frog approximately 3 in SVL. Gravid female with a light salmon colored dorsum.
Found on a rainy night on a wet, paved road in a rural region of southwest Virginia.
Second, third and fourth photos show female on right and male on the left. Wood Frogs are sexually dimorphic as adults. The larger and lighter colored females are quite beautiful. This species can be found across the Northeastern US, much of Canada, Alaska and all the way up to the arctic circle.It occurs throughout the Northern parts of middle Tennessee and throughout eastern TN. They breed during winter when there may be snow and ice on the ground.
Spotted on Feb 6, 2019
Submitted on Feb 12, 2019
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