Encontrada cerca de un arroyo en Bacadehuachi, Sonora.
Local herpetologist (Don Swann) says leopard frogs in this area would be lowland.
Observed in a sizeable backwater pool (sidechannel during active flow).
The Lowland Leopard Frog, (Lithobates yavapaiensis), is a species of frog in the Ranidae family that is found in Mexico and the United States; in Spanish it is known as rana de Yavapai. Its natural habitats are temperate forests, rivers, intermittent rivers, freshwater lakes, and freshwater marshes. It is not considered threatened by the IUCN.