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Northern Crawfish Frog

Video of a northern crawfish frog in the wild. More

Northern Crawfish Frog

Image of a northern crawfish frog
Lithobates areolatus circulosus
A chorus of crawfish frogs, amid the open, grassy flowerbeds of our native prairies, can evoke a profound sense of what our American forebears experienced as they migrated west in their wagons. More

Northern Cricket Frog

Northern Cricket Frog
Acris crepitans
The northern cricket frog is a nonclimbing member of the treefrog family. It lacks the adhesive toe pads associated with treefrogs. The subspecies formerly called Blanchard’s cricket frog is no longer recognized. More

Northern Cricket Frog

Northern Cricket Frog
Northern cricket frog at water's edge. More

Northern Cricket Frog

Video of a northern cricket frog in the wild. More

Northern Leopard Frog

Image of a northern leopard frog
Lithobates pipiens
The northern leopard frog is a medium-sized frog with dark spots on the back. Two skin folds run down each side of the back. In Missouri, it only occurs in our northwestern counties. More

Northern Leopard Frog Call

Northern Leopard Frog
Call of the Northern leopard frog. More

Ozark Nocturne

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The sounds of tree frogs fill summer nights. More

Pickerel Frog

Pickerel Frog
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Pickerel Frog

Image of a pickerel frog
Lithobates palustris (formerly Rana palustris)
The pickerel frog is medium-sized, with square or rectangular spots in two parallel rows down the back. There is a wide ridge of skin along each side of the back. It is absent from the northwestern third of Missouri. More