North American Bullfrog
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The North American bullfrog is native to the central and eastern U.S. and southeastern Canada. These bullfrogs have been introduced to Hawaii, parts of the western U.S. and Canada, Mexico, the Caribbean, South America, Europe, and Asia. They are usually found along the shorelines of permanent swamps, ponds, and lakes. Bullfrogs are the largest true frogs in North America, weighing up to 1 pound and reaching about 8 inches in length. They vary in color from brownish to green.