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  • French
    • grenouille des bois
  • English
    • Wood Frog
  • Scientific Names
    • Lithobates sylvaticus
    • Lithobates sylvatica
    • Rana maslini
    • Rana sylvatica
    • Rana sylvatica cantabrigensis
    • Rana sylvatica sylvatica

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Recent observations

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Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

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npollock66

Date

March 25, 2015

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Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

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jmarchal

Date

March 24, 2015 06:43 PM EDT

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Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

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nathan151989

Date

March 23, 2015 06:34 PM EDT

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(Somewhere...)

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Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

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gcmilly

Date

March 14, 2015

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Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

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damien

Date

March 14, 2015

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(Somewhere...)

Description

found injured in local park

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Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

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jdhartzel

Date

March 21, 2015 12:41 PM EDT

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No photos or sounds

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Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

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mikemq41

Date

March 10, 2015 09:15 PM EDT

Description

Small frog, brown background color, dark mask below mouth. Crossing Wrighton Road during light rain. No photo, no calling activity.

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Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

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kdwyman

Date

March 14, 2015 07:47 PM EDT

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No photos or sounds

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Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

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mikemq41

Date

March 13, 2015 03:30 PM EDT

Description

Heard calls only. Sounds like quacking.

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Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

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mikemq41

Date

March 4, 2015 08:35 PM EST

Description

Crossing Wrighton Road during light rain. Medium sized frog, brown body, black mask along lower jaw.

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Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

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jmarchal

Date

March 12, 2015 08:00 PM EDT

Description

In pond at Montreat Trailhead, along with a few others.

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Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

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khimmler

Date

June 2, 2014
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Description from Wikipedia

The wood frog (Lithobates sylvaticus) has a broad distribution over North America, extending from the southern Appalachians to the boreal forest with several notable disjunct populations including lowland eastern North Carolina. The wood frog has garnered attention by biologists over the last century because of its freeze tolerance, relatively great degree of terrestrialism (for a Ranid), interesting habitat associations (peat bogs, vernal pools, uplands), and relatively long-range movements. The ecology and conservation of the wood frog...

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Conservation Summary

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