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Apologies for the potato quality photos, but can anyone ID this frog?

My son found a few frogs living under a porch at my father's house, which is situated in a mixed hardwood forested area of eastern Long Island, NY. I say "living" because he sees them sitting just at the edge of the low porch every day for a while now.

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It is hard to tell exactly from the photos, but given the location and time of year, it is either a juvenile green frog (Rana clamitans) or juvenile bull frog (Rana catesbeiana).

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  • $\begingroup$ Would a juvenile bull frog be in an upland setting? I know there are bull frogs in the pond about 300m away, but I'd always thought of them staying in the pond. $\endgroup$
    – That Idiot
    Sep 20, 2020 at 11:48
  • $\begingroup$ Yes, they disburse quite far away from their natal ponds as juveniles, often into impermanent water sources, before settling in a permanent waterbody as adults. $\endgroup$
    – et is
    Sep 20, 2020 at 13:19
  • $\begingroup$ Then I think bull frog is likely the answer $\endgroup$
    – That Idiot
    Sep 21, 2020 at 17:48

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