Bullfrog

Ohio State Frog

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North American Bullfrog

North American bullfrog; photo © Andrew Williams / Critterzone: Animal Pictures, Nature Stock Photography (all rights reserved; used by permission).

Bullfrog

Ohio designated the American bullfrog as the official state frog in 2010. The bullfrog (Lithobates catesbeianus, formerly Rana catesbeiana) is the largest frog in North America. Missouri and Oklahoma also recognize the bullfrog as a state symbol. 

Ohio

Images

Bullfrog tadpole; American bullfrog tadpole; photo © Andrew Williams / Critterzone: Animal Pictures, Nature Stock Photography (all rights reserved; used by permission).

Bullfrog tadpole

American Bullfrog (Rana catesbeiana); photo by Kristi on Flickr (noncommercial use permitted with attribution / share alike).

Bullfrog (Rana catesbeiana)

Videos

Bull Frog Calling - Rana catesbeiana