Order Anura

(Frogs and Toads)

Domain: EucaryaKingdom: AnimaliaPhylum: ChordataClass: Amphibia Order Phenology

Families of the Order Anura Discovered in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Family Common Name Photo Example Where? Phenology
BufonidaeTrue toads HerePhenology
HylidaeSmall frogs HerePhenology
MicrohylidaeNarrowmouth toads HerePhenology
RanidaeTrue frogs HerePhenology
ScaphiopodidaeSpadefoot toads HerePhenology

Can't find the families you are looking for? Note:
Families on this list are only those contained in the ATBI database,
and do not neccessarily include all Park families from historic park reports, literature,
or other sources that have not yet been entered in the Biodiversity Database.

Taxon References for Anura

1.) Dodd, C. Kenneth. 2003. Monitoring Amphibians in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. U.S. Geological Survey circular; 1258.
2.) Dodd, C. Kenneth. 2004. The Amphibians of Great Smoky Mountains National Park. The University of Tennessee Press, Knoxville, Tennessee.
3.) Nichols, Becky. 2007. Personal communication, Great Smoky Mountains National Park.
4.) Rock, Janet. 2005. Personal communication, Great Smoky Mountains National Park.