Family: Rana (True frog)
Photo courtesy Bob Hastings, Alabama
June 10, 2005
Copyright (c) 2005 Bob Hastings
To identify look for a large size frog with smooth skin with ridges that extend from its eye and around a large eardrum but not along its back. There will be webbing on the hind foot but does not extend to the tip of the longest toe. Its preferred habitat is any permanent body of water.