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Wood Frog

Grenouille des bois

Rana sylvatica

  • Description Description Icon
    The Wood Frog can be reddish, tan or dark brown with a dark mask starting from the eye. Adults can grow to 8 cm. The only frog in eastern Canada that has a black mask. Wood Frogs sound like sharp quacks similar to a duck.
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  • Interesting Fact Interesting Fact Icon
    Wood Frogs can tolerate being frozen. They will become darker when it is cold to absorb more heat.