Angelica (cleaning lady) was doing a deep clean of the carpet today, so I just HAD to jump out of the office a bit before lunch to explore this park. :)
All of these young bullfrogs chirped and jumped as I got close. :)
Male bullfrog enjoying a lite drizzle
2 small bullfrogs seen in temporary
puddle in established pine plantation.
31 Aug 2015.
Washington Crossing Historic Park, Bucks Co, PA.
in pond by side of trail.
One of 5 large Bullfrogs seen in reeds along side of boardwalk.
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...