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Frogs and Toads of South Carolina and Georgia


Family Bufonidae (Toads)

American Toad (Bufo [Anaxyrus] americanus)
Fowler’s Toad (Bufo [Anaxyrus] fowleri)
Oak Toad (Bufo [Anaxyrus] quercicus)
Southern Toad (Bufo [Anaxyrus] terrestris)

Family Pelobatidae (Spadefoot Toads)

Eastern Spadefoot Toad (Scaphiopus holbrookii)

Family Microhylidae (Narrowmouth Toads)

Eastern Narrowmouth Toad (Gastrophryne carolinensis)

Family Hylidae (Treefrogs)

Northern Cricket Frog (Acris crepitans)
Southern Cricket Frog (Acris gryllus)
Bird-voiced Treefrog (Hyla avivoca)
Cope’s Gray Treefrog (Hyla chrysoscelis)
Green Treefrog (Hyla cinerea)
Pine Woods Treefrog (Hyla femoralis)
Barking Treefrog (Hyla gratiosa)
Squirrel Treefrog (Hyla squirella)
Pine Barrens Treefrog (Hyla andersonii)
Mountain Chorus Frog (Pseudacris brachyphona)
Brimley’s Chorus Frog (Pseudacris brimleyi)
Spring Peeper (Pseudacris crucifer)
Upland Chorus Frog (Pseudacris feriarum)
Southern Chorus Frog (Pseudacris nigrita)
Little Grass Frog (Pseudacris ocularis)
Ornate Chorus Frog (Pseudacris ornata)

Family Ranidae (True Frogs)

Gopher Frog (Rana [Lithobates] capito)
Bullfrog (Rana [Lithobates] catesbeiana)
Green/Bronze Frog (Rana [Lithobates] clamitans)
Pig Frog (Rana [Lithobates] grylio)
River Frog (Rana [Lithobates] hecksheri)
Pickerel Frog (Rana [Lithobates] palustris)
Southern Leopard Frog (Rana [Lithobates] sphenocephala)
Wood Frog (Rana [Lithobates] sylvatica)
Carpenter Frog (Rana [Lithobates] virgatipes)

Family Leptodactylidae

Greenhouse Frog (Eleutherodactylus planirostris) - Introduced