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Species of Toads and Frogs Found in New York

New York State Amphibian and Reptile Atlas Project

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The maps of species distribution represent the known range of the species in New York as reported to the Amphibian and Reptile Atlas Project from 1990-1999. For a few species, additional reports collected during the post Atlas period have been included on the maps if they represent new locations not previously known. Data from the Atlas should be carefully considered before it is used for environmental review purposes. Some reported locations may be removed from the database and maps during the final quality review prior to publication of the Atlas. Each colored block represents one 1:24,000 scale or 7.5' topographic quadrangle. There are 979 atlas blocks (topographic quadrangles) in the state. These maps range in size from 8-13KB each.

Toads of New York
Common Name Scientic Name
Eastern Spadefoot Scaphiopus holbrookii
Eastern American Toad Bufo a. americanus
Fowler's Toad Bufo fowleri

Frogs of New York
Common Name Scientic Name
Northern Cricket Frog - Fact Sheet Acris c. crepitans
Gray Treefrog Hyla versicolor
Northern Spring Peeper Pseudacris c. crucifer
Western Chorus Frog Pseudacris triseriata
Bullfrog Rana catesbeiana
Green Frog Rana clamitans melanota
Mink Frog Rana septentrionalis
Wood Frog Rana sylvatica
Northern Leopard Frog Rana pipiens
Southern Leopard Frog Rana sphenocephala utricularius
Pickerel Frog Rana palustris

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