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pickerel frog

noun
1.
a meadow frog, Rana palustris, common in eastern North America, similar to the leopard frog but with squarish dark spots on the back.
Origin of pickerel frog
1830-1840
1830-40, Americanism
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Examples from the web for pickerel frog
  • The moist areas around streams and seeps hold pickerel frog and mountain dusky salamander.
  • Look for salamanders such as northern dusky and red-backed salamanders, as well as other amphibians such as pickerel frog.

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