Spring Peeper

Below is a list of all amphibians found in Massachusetts. Both common and scientific names are listed. The listing is updated as new information becomes available to MassWildlife. Fact sheets are available for certain species.

For the phylogenetic listing and distribution status of amphibians in Massachusetts, see the List of the Amphibians and Reptiles of Massachusetts.

Salamanders & Mud Puppies

  • Mudpuppy (Necturus maculosus)
  • Newt, Eastern (Notophthalmus viridescens)
  • Salamander Blue spotted pdf format of Blue-spotted Salamander
 (Ambystoma laterale)
  • Salamander, Eastern Red-backed (Plethodon cinereus)
  • Salamander, Four toed pdf format of Four-toed Salamander
 (Hemidactylium scutatum)
  • Salamander, Jefferson pdf format of Jefferson Salamander
 (Ambystoma jeffersonianum)
  • Salamander, Marbled pdf format of Marbled Salamander
file size 1MB  (Ambystoma opacum)
  • Salamander, Northern Dusky (Desmognathus fuscus)
  • Salamander, Northern Two lined (Eurycea bislineata)
  • Salamander, Spotted (Ambystoma maculatum)
  • Salamander, Spring (Gyrinophilus porphyriticus)

Frogs & Toads

  • Bullfrog, American (Lithobates catesbeianus)
  • Frog, Green (Lithobates clamitans)
  • Frog, Wood (Lithobates sylvaticus)
  • Frog, Leopard (Lithobates pipiens)
  • Frog, Pickerel (Lithobates palustris)
  • Peeper, Spring (Pseudacris crucifer)
  • Spadefoot, Eastern pdf format of Eastern Spadefoot
 (Scaphiopus holbrookii)
  • Toad, American (Anaxyrus americanus)
  • Toad, Fowler's (Anaxyrus fowleri)
  • Treefrog, Gray (Hyla versicolor)