Northern Cricket Frog
Wisconsin Status: Endangered
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.