Common Name: Coastal Tailed Frog
Scientific Name: Ascaphus truei
Location: United States and Canada
Size: 1-2 inches (2.5-5.1 mm)
Tailed frogs are named for the tail-like extension on their cloaca of the males that are used during breeding. Coastal Tailed Frogs have a relatively large life, spanning 10-15 years. They lay a low number of eggs during breeding, under 100.