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Northern Cricket Frog

northern cricket frog photo

Wisconsin Status: Endangered
Federal Status: Not listed

How to Identify: 5/8 - 1 1/2 in. (1.6-3.8 cm); light brown to black; rough skin; dark triangle between eyes; longitudinal dark stripe on back of thigh.

Habitat: In or near permanent bodies of shallow water with submerged plants.

Breeding: May through July.

Voice: Like the clicking of pebbles in rapid succession, or like clicking two "steelie" marbles in your hand. To listen to a northern cricket frog, click HERE.

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