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Behavioral Ecology

Bull frog - Lithobates catesbeiana





  • 3.5-6 inches total length
  • Found in permanent aquatic habitats with deep water
  • Not tolerant of cold temperatures
  • Breed in permanent deep pools and ponds
  • Feed on anything that will fit into their mouths


 Interesting fact:
  • Bullfrogs are the largest species of North American frog, reaching up to 8 inches long and weighing 1 pound in parts of their range.