Northern Cricket Frog

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Northern Cricket Frog
Acris crepitans.jpg
Northern Cricket Frog, Acris crepitans
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A. crepitans
Binomial name
Acris crepitans
Subspecies

Acris crepitans blanchardi
Acris crepitans crepitans
Acris crepitans paludicola

Acris crepitans map-fr.svg

The Northern Cricket Frog (Acris crepitans) is a species of small Hylid frogs. They are native to the United States and northeastern Mexico. Northern cricket frogs are small frogs, between 0.75 and 1.5 inches (19–38 mm) long. They eat crickets and small insects. They usually reproduce in April through May. Tadpoles hatch within a few days.

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  1. Hammerson, G., Santos-Barrera, G. & Church, D. (2004). "Acris crepitans". IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2008. International Union for Conservation of Nature. Retrieved 23 February 2009.CS1 maint: uses authors parameter (link)

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