Frogs and Toads of Alaska

Frogs and Toads of Alaska

Alaska has a limited number of frogs and toads because of the cold but they still have a few.


True Frogs – Ranidae

Alaska has two true frog species – Wood Frog and Columbia Spotted Frog. They are relatively easy to tell apart.


Wood Frog (Lithobates Sylvaticus)


Columbia Spotted Frog (Lithobates luteiventris)


True Toads – Bufonidae

Alaska only has one toad species, the Western Toad (Anaxyrus boreas).




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