American Bullfrog

No. 268729

by Safari Ltd
$8.99USD

The largest frog species native to the United States, the American bullfrog is arguably one of the most iconic types of frog. If you grew up in or ever visited an area that they frequently inhabit, chances are you’ve heard their famous, bellowing croak.

  • Scientific Name: Lithobates catesbeianus
  • Characteristics: Since the American bullfrog spends the majority of its life in swamps, ponds, and lakes, make sure this amicable amphibian has some water to rest in! Hand painted and designed with life-like realism, this figurine is a wonderful gift for any nature enthusiast!
  • Size and Color: Although bullfrogs are traditionally thought of as green, they can also be olive and dark brown. 4.75 inches long and 3 inches tall, this figurine is an inch larger than a deck of cards in both dimensions.

  • The American Bullfrog is part of the Incredible Creatures® collection.
  • All of our products are Non-toxic and BPA free.
  • History:

    Thankfully, the American bullfrog is not considered threatened, and is in fact one of the most populated frog species in the western hemisphere. The American bullfrog is so well populated that despite being caught commercially as a food source in the southern United States, their overall population continues to climb.

    • Recommended Age: 18 months and up
    • Size in cm: 11.6 L x 13.3 W x 7 H
    • Size in inches: 4.57 L x 5.24 W x 2.76 H
    • Scale: 1:4
    • UPC: 095866268701
    Present Status Originally native to the eastern US west to the Rocky Mountains and parts of Canada, American bullfrogs are now one of the most invasive amphibians in the world. They can be found in all the western US states, Hawaii, the Caribbean, Europe, Asia, and South America. Attempts have been made at eradication, but no controls have proven effective.