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Blanchard's cricket frog in the mud

 

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.

Sound