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Northern Leopard Frog (Lithobates pipiens)

A large frog native to the Montreal area. Light brown or green with large dark circular spots. Found in ponds, along rivers and lakes in spring while in summer they move to grassy plans.

How to Identify

The circular dark brown spots are a distinctive characteristics.

Where and When to Spot

In spring during the mating season in ponds, later in grassy areas along ponds, rivers and lakes.

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Common Names

Northern Leopard Frog

Leopardfrosch (de)
Rana leopardo (es)
Grenouille léopard (fr)

Taxonomy

Anura
Ranidae
Lithobates pipiens