Pickerel Frog Sightings

Order: Anura Family: Ranidae Genus: Rana Species: Rana palustris

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Common Name: Pickerel Frog
Species: Rana palustris
Record#: 4719
View full size photo of Pickerel Frog in Kejimkujik National Park, Halifax, Nova Scotia , CanadaSite Description: Grassy edge of Mersey River.
Comment : The irregular rectangular brown spots in rows are the main difference from Leopard Frogs, which have black oval spots.


 
Common Name: Pickerel Frog
Species: Rana palustris
Record#: 729
Date Sighted: 2011-09-18 #Seen: 1
User#: JUNPonline
View full size photo of Pickerel Frog in Bedford, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Papermill Lake.
Comment : Hard to tell the difference with Leopard frog (green), seeing as it's brown and is spotted I think it's a pickeral frog.


 
Common Name: Pickerel Frog
Species: Rana palustris
Record#: 531
View full size photo of Pickerel Frog in Head of St. Margaret's Bay, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Wooded area, 200 metres from lake.
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Common Name: Pickerel Frog
Species: Rana palustris
Record#: 227
View full size photo of Pickerel Frog in Head of St. Margaret's Bay, Nova Scotia, CanadaSite Description: Resting on sphagnum near lake and woods. Old Annapolis Road Trail, Island Lake loop
Comment : About 10cm long, seemed more brown than green, stripes and spots pretty distinctive