Frogs in Louisiana

With all the marshlands and swamps in the state, Louisiana is home to quite a diverse selection of frogs.

The pickerel frog is Louisiana’s only poisonous frog.

Frogs in Louisiana

Frogs and Toads of Louisiana

Narrow-mouthed Frogs (called toads due to terrestrial behavior)

  • Eastern Narrow-mouthed Toad

Rain Frogs

  • Greenhouse Frog
  • Rio Grande Chirping Frog

Tree Frogs and Their Allies

  • American Green Treefrog
  • Barking Treefrog
  • Bird-Voiced Treefrog
  • Blanchard’s Cricket Frog
  • Cajun Chorus Frog
  • Cope’s Gray Treefrog
  • Cuban Treefrog
  • Gray Treefrog
  • Northern Cricket Frog
  • Ornate Chorus Frog
  • Pine Woods Treefrog
  • Southern Cricket Frog
  • Spring Peeper
  • Squirrel Treefrog
  • Strecker’s Chorus Frog

True Frogs

True Toads

Spadefoot Toads

  • Eastern Spadefoot Toad
  • Hurter’s Spadefoot Toad

Invasive Species: Cuban Treefrog, Greenhouse Frog, Rio Grande Chirping Frog

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