American Bullfrog (Lithobates catesbeianus)

CENTRAL FLORIDA CRITTER OF THE DAY:  American Bullfrog (Lithobates catesbeianus)

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This 2-2.5 inch youngster was on the patio late one night during a light mist of rain.  Hopefully it will avoid the snakes so it can grow up to its 8 inch potential.

Diet: Insects, crayfish, fishes, amphibians, small reptiles, and small mammals

Learn: http://ufwildlife.ifas.ufl.edu/frogs/americanbullfrog.shtml

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