cricket frog

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Noun1.Cricket frog - either of two frogs with a clicking callcricket frog - either of two frogs with a clicking call
tree frog, tree toad, tree-frog - arboreal amphibians usually having adhesive disks at the tip of each toe; of southeast Asia and Australia and America
Acris, genus Acris - cricket frogs
Acris crepitans, northern cricket frog - a cricket frog of eastern and central United States
Acris gryllus, eastern cricket frog - a cricket frog of eastern United States
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Acris crepitans crepitans Baird, 1854 (Northern Cricket Frog).
Auditory tuning and call frequency predict population-based mating preferences in the cricket frog, Acris crepitans.
At a symposium in September 2003 at the USGS/National Park Service facilities at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, amphibian experts discussed and established working theories to explain the decline of the species across the northeastern extent of the cricket frog's range.
fowleri Fowler's toad X X X Hylidae Acris crepitans Blanchard's cricket frog X X X blanchardi Hyla chrysoscelis Cope's gray treefrog X X X H.
One Michigan species of Special Concern, the Blanchard's cricket frog (Acris crepitans blanchardi), is declining at an alarming rate in the northern portions of its range.
The cricket frog (Acris crepitans, ISUVC #4020) was the most common amphibian throughout the study area.
Other researchers have recorded mites and Collembola in the diet of the cricket frog, Acris crepitans (Johnson and Christiansen, 1976; Labanick, 1976).
areolata), cricket frog (Acris crepitans), longtail salamander (Eurycea longicauda), and northern slimy salamander (Plethodon glutinosus).
The cricket frog (Acris crepitans) and Cope's gray tree frog (Hyla chrysoscelis) were found in low numbers.
Acris crepitans blanchardi.--(Northern cricket frog).
How cricket frog females deal with a noisy world: Habitat-related differences in auditory tuning.
Blanchard's Cricket Frog (Acris blanchardi) --Cricket Frogs were frequently encountered in the wooded sinkhole surrounding Stemler Cave and rarely within the entrance.