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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What

American Bullfrog (Lithobates catesbeianus) Lithobates catesbeianus

Observer

justin2

Date

September 20, 2014 02:11 PM PDT

Description

Small frogs in a pond at Fremont Weir

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

American Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

Observer

pieceofmind

Date

August 24, 2014

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Square

What

Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

Observer

pieceofmind

Date

July 14, 2013

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Square

What

American Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

Observer

biosam

Date

August 10, 2014

Description

eggs

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No photos or sounds

What

Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

Observer

svarner

Date

September 20, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

Observer

dreierj

Date

July 13, 2000

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No photos or sounds

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Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

Observer

svarner

Date

September 19, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

Observer

svarner

Date

the past

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What

American Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

Observer

jmaughn

Date

September 18, 2014

Place

(Somewhere...)

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What

American Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

Observer

taogirl

Date

September 17, 2014

Description

beside Shagg pond

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What

American Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

Observer

yasingi

Date

August 21, 2014

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What

American Bullfrog Lithobates catesbeianus

Observer

choess

Date

August 10, 2010 12:39 PM EDT

Description

Bullfrog near the Tarn.

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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.