Frogs by Country

Frogs and Toads of New Brunswick, Canada

Frogs and Toads of New Brunswick, Canada

Frogs

True Frog Family – Ranidae

Green Frog

The Green Frog’s dorsal ridge is incomplete but runs most of the way down its back.

Mink Frog

The Mink Frog does not have a dorsal ridge or its barely present.

Northern Leopard Frog
Pickeral Frog

The Northern Leopard Frog has circular spots over its body while the  Pickeral Frog has more square like dots.

Wood Frog

The Wood Frog has a dark mask around its face.

Tree Frog Family – Hylidae

Eastern Gray Tree Frog

The Eastern Gray Tree Frog has yellow coloration on its hind legs. Its the largest frog tree frog in the province.

Spring Peeper

The Spring Peeper has an X shape marked on its back. Its call is one of the first signs of spring.

Toads

True Toad Family – Bufonidae

American Toad

The American Toad is the only toad in the whole province.

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