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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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gaudettelaura

Date

April 24, 2015

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Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

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pete_woods

Date

April 15, 2015 11:06 AM EDT

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Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

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kpmcfarland

Date

April 21, 2015 02:55 PM EDT

Description

many singing in vernal pool

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Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

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ocas

Date

April 22, 2015 08:58 PM EDT

Description

Seen at our Salamander Crossing event:
http://wp.me/pt0Pq-YQ

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Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

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erikamitchell

Date

April 19, 2015 10:47 AM EDT

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Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

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erikamitchell

Date

April 18, 2015 11:17 AM EDT

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No photos or sounds

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Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

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cindyverbeek

Date

April 21, 2015

Description

Heard one individual calling

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Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

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johnpand

Date

April 20, 2015 10:02 PM EDT

Description

1 calling close S of rd, not seen

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Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

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johnpand

Date

April 20, 2015 09:20 PM EDT

Description

Calling 1, not seen
End of 1st 15 min timed survey

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No photos or sounds

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Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

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larrymaster1

Date

April 20, 2015 09:00 PM EDT

Description

First of the season; not calling but one sitting on the ice on the pond and another in the small amount of open water at the pond's upstream end. No peepers were calling yet.

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Rana sylvatica Lithobates sylvaticus

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joshualincoln

Date

April 18, 2015

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Wood Frog Lithobates sylvaticus

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zaccota

Date

April 19, 2015
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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.