Pickerel Frog

Family: Ranidae

Size: It measures maximum 8.7cm

Longevity: It can live from 6 to 7 years.

Habitat: The pickerel frog lives in open grassy areas, in forests near beaver ponds and clear streams.

Food: It feeds on snails, small crayfish and a variety of insects.

Did you know that the English name of the pickerel frog comes from the fact that it is used as bait for pike fishing?