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Bullfrog

Rana catesbeiana

Description:

4 3/4" Ridge from eye to large eardrum, but not along sides of back; midback bulge, Yellowish-green above with dark mottling, pale yellow below. Head is large, rounded. Legs long, dark banded. Feet mainly webbed. Femails lay up to 20,000 eggs; tadpoles develop into adults in 1-3 years. Largest frog in New England. Feeds at night. May- October

Habitat:

Marshes, ponds, slow rivers

Notes:

Voice: Deep, resonant "jug-o-rum" day or night.

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2 Comments

outsidegirl0
outsidegirl0 8 years ago

nice:)

Maria dB
Maria dB 8 years ago

Very nice series!

Bangor, Maine, USA

Spotted on Jul 7, 2013
Submitted on Aug 8, 2013

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