Table Bc02: Amphibians found in the Sac River basin

Table Bc02: Amphibians found in the Sac River basin.
Common Name Scientific Name Range (counties)
Hellbender Cryptobranchus alleganiensis Polk, Greene
Ringed salamander Ambystoma annulatum Polk, Greene
Spotted salamander Ambystoma maculatum Basin-wide
Marbled salamander Ambystoma opacum St. Clair
Eastern tiger salamander Ambystoma tigrinum tigrinum Basin-wide
Central newt Notophthalmus viridescens louisianensis Basin-wide
Longtail salamander Eurycea longicauda Basin-wide
Cave salamander Eurycea lucifuga Basin-wide
Slimy salamander Plethodon glutinosus glutinosus Polk, Dade, Greene
Grotto salamander Typhlotriton spelaeus Polk, Dade, Greene
Mudpuppy Necturus maculosis maculosis Basin-wide
Dwarf American toad Bufo americanus charlesmithi Basin-wide
Eastern American toad Bufo americanus americanus St. Clair
Fowler's toad Bufo woodhousei fowleri Greene
Woodhouse's toad Bufo woodhousei woodhousei Basin-wide
Blanchard's cricket frog Acris crepitans blanchardi Basin-wide
Northern spring peeper Hyla crucifer crucifer Basin-wide
Eastern gray treefrog Hyla versicolor Greene
Cope's gray treefrog Hyla chrysoscelis Basin-wide
Western chorus frog Pseudacris triseriata Basin-wide
Eastern narrowmouth toad Gastrophryne carolinensis Basin-wide
Northern crawfish frog Rana areolata circulosa Polk, Dade, Cedar, St. Clair, Barton, Vernon
Plains leopard frog Rana blairi Dade, Cedar, St. Clair, Barton
Bullfrog Rana catesbeiana Basin-wide
Green frog Rana clamitans Basin-wide
Pickerel frog Rana palustris Basin-wide
Southern leopard frog Rana sphenocephala Basin-wide

Source: Johnson (1987).

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