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This is a list of official U.S. state amphibians. State amphibians are designated by tradition or the respective state legislatures.[1]

State State amphibian Binomial
nomenclature
Image Year
Alabama Red Hills Salamander Phaeognathus hubrichti Phaeognathus hubrichii.jpg 2000[2]
Arizona Arizona Tree Frog Hyla eximia
Georgia American Green Tree Frog Hyla cinerea American green tree frog 1.JPG 2005
Illinois Eastern Tiger Salamander Ambystoma tigrinum Tiger salamander.jpg 2005
Iowa North American Bullfrog Rana catesbeiana North-American-bullfrog1.jpg
Kansas Barred Tiger Salamander Ambystoma mavortium Ambystoma tigrinum mavortium.jpg
Louisiana American Green Tree Frog Hyla cinerea American green tree frog 1.JPG
Minnesota Northern Leopard Frog Rana pipiens Northern leopard frog 1.jpg
Missouri North American Bullfrog Rana catesbeiana North-American-bullfrog1.jpg
New Hampshire Red-spotted Newt Notophthalmus viridescens Notophthalmus viridescensPCCA20040816-3983A.jpg
New Mexico New Mexico Spadefoot Toad Spea multiplicata Nmspadefoot.jpg
New York Wood Frog Rana Sylvatica Lithobates sylvaticus (wood frog).jpg
Oklahoma North American Bullfrog Rana catesbeiana North-American-bullfrog1.jpg
Puerto Rico Common Coquí Eleutherodactylus coqui Common Coquí.jpg
South Carolina Spotted Salamander Ambystoma maculatum Spotted salamander on leaf.jpg 1999[3]
Tennessee Tennessee Cave Salamander Gyrinophilus palleucus
Vermont Northern Leopard Frog Rana pipiens Northern leopard frog 1.jpg
Washington Pacific Chorus Frog Pseudacris regilla Hyla regilla.jpg 2007[4]

See also

  • Lists of U.S. state insignias

References

  1. ^ Official State Amphibians NetState.com, accessed April 21, 2006.
  2. ^ "Official Alabama State Amphibian". Alabama Emblems, Symbols and Honors. Alabama Department of Archives & History. 2003-11-06. http://www.archives.state.al.us/emblems/st_amphib.html. Retrieved 2007-03-18.  
  3. ^ State of South Carolina Code of Laws. "Title 1, Chapter 1, Article 9, Section 1-1-699". http://www.scstatehouse.net/code/t01c001.htm. Retrieved 2007-07-15.  
  4. ^ State Symbols of Washington. "State symbols". http://www.leg.wa.gov/Legislature/StateSymbols/. Retrieved 2007-11-27.  
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