Night survey, heard call, saw eyeshine and observed/identified 3 males up close, possibly a fourth. Also Pseudacris Sierra and bullfrogs.
Rough skinned. Found at edge of three foot deep pool in small stream.
In creek, submerged.
note both salamander and frog in cascade falls pool... id guess. middle pool.
Identified in the field by Celeste Dodge, the preserve technician at Pepperwood. There were bumps on the tympanum.
There were two individuals. You can see them both in one of my photos. I think I have their ID right? Thanks for your help!
The foothill yellow-legged frog (Rana boylii) is a small-sized 3.72–8.2 cm (1.46–3.2 in) frog from the Rana genus in the Ranidae family. This species can be found from northern Oregon, down California’s west coast, and into Baja California, Mexico. Both the Columbia spotted frog and the Cascades frog, also part of the Rana genus, live in the northern regions of this frog's territory. They prefer to live in streams and rivers, and lay their eggs in masses attached...