American Bullfrog

Rana catesbeiana

Virginia, USA - July 2002

This large frog, which grows up to 20cm in length, has a voracious appetite and will eat almost anything it can catch and swallow, including snakes and birds.

Virginia, USA - May 2000

It is widespread and common throughout eastern USA, and has been introduced into some western states where it is decimating the endemic pondlife.