Classification
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  • Scientific Names
    • Lithobates catesbeianus
    • Rana catesbeiana
  • English
    • American Bullfrog
    • Bullfrog
    • Common Bullfrog
  • French
    • ouaouaron
    • Grenouille-taureau
  • Spanish
    • Rana toro
  • Italian
    • Rana toro

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American Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

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ericisley

Date

November 2, 2003

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Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

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markg

Date

November 19, 2014

Place

Seguin, TX (Google, OSM)

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American Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

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madalynnegatto

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October 15, 2014 01:58 PM CDT

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bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

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November 24, 2014 11:55 AM PST

Description

My pet bullfrog tadpole I got from big Chico Creek

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American Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

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temminicki

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May 28, 2009

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American Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

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temminicki

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May 28, 2009

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American Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

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gpstewart

Date

August 28, 2013

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American Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

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finatic

Date

November 29, 2014 09:50 AM PST

Place

Unit One (Google, OSM)

Description

Imperial County, California, US

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American Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

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finatic

Date

November 29, 2014 09:51 AM PST

Place

Unit One (Google, OSM)

Description

Imperial County, California, US

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Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

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temminicki

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August 19, 2014 06:43 PM PDT

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American Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

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crystal_kelehear

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November 26, 2014 02:37 PM EST

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American Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

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richardwasson

Date

April 2, 2007

Description

found this frog at creek access No. 4. It jumped into the creek and we could see in under the water and netted it.

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Description from Wikipedia

The American bullfrog (Lithobates catesbeianus), often simply known as the bullfrog in Canada and the United States, is an aquatic frog, a member of the family Ranidae, or “true frogs”. This species has traditionally been classified as Rana catesbeiana, however the classification has been changed to Lithobates due to paraphyly in Ranidae. This frog has an olive green back and sides blotched with brownish markings and a whitish belly spotted with yellow or grey. The upper...

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Conservation Summary

Source: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. . Downloaded on 10 November 2011.