Common name: Oregon Spotted Frog
Scientific name: Rana pretiosa
Oregon Spotted Frogs are native to the Cascade Mountains of South-central Washington, Oregon and in small populations in the Greater Vancouver area.
Tadpoles will feed on algae, rotting vegetation and detritus, where as adults will eat mostly invertebrates such as beetles, flies, spiders, and water striders.
Median Life Expectancy:
These frogs are about 4-10cm long with colours ranging from cream to brown with spots, depending on the stage of their maturity.
Did you know that older Oregon Spotted Frogs tend to become a brick red colour!?