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Pool Frog Pelophylax lessonae
2013-07-19 16:18:52

The Pool Frog (Pelophylax lessonae) is a European frog. It's one of only four amphibian species that is recognized by the UK government as protected under its Biodiversity Action Plan. The reasons for declining populations are decreased pond habitat from human encroachment in order to honor his master Michele Lessona. This frog hasn't always been recognized as a native British species. A...

Perezs Frog Pelophylax perezi
2013-07-19 16:15:38

Perez's Frog (Pelophylax Perezi) is a species of frog belonging to the Ranidae family. It's found in southern France, Spain, Portugal, and two sites in the United Kingdom. In Spain, it is very abundant, as evidenced by its Spanish name rana comun, meaning "common frog". Its natural habitats include temperate forests, temperate shrubland, Mediterranean-type shrubby vegetation, intermittent...

Albanian Water Frog Pelophylax shqipericus
2013-07-19 15:55:06

The Albanian Water Frog (Pelophylax ahqipericus) is a species of frog belonging to the Ranidae family. It is located in Albania and Montenegro. It is a frog of medium size. Its highly webbed feet are a clear indication of its preference for aquatic habitats. The back of a male individual is green to light brown with relatively large brown or black spots. A light green stripe is...

Epirus Water Frog Pelophylax epeiroticus
2013-07-19 11:00:10

The Epirus Water Frog (Pelophylax epeiroticus) is a species of frog belonging to the Ranidae family. It is located in Albania and Greece. Its natural habitat includes Mediterranean-type shrubby vegetation, swamps, rivers, freshwater lakes, freshwater marshes, and plantations. It is threatened by loss of habitat. This species is listed as Vulnerable due to its Extent of Occurrence is less...

Levant Water Frog Pelophylax bedriagae
2013-07-16 10:53:31

The Levant Water Frog (Pelophylax bedriagae) formerly belonging to the genus Rana, is a southern European species of frog. They are green to brown with dark blotches on their dorsal side. They are cousins of the aquatic frogs and reside mostly in the water. They are not poisonous and are rather large, especially the females. It has been introduced to numerous fresh water rock pools in Gozo,...

Karpathos Frog Pelophylax cerigensis
2013-07-16 10:28:28

The Karpathos Frog (Pelophylax cerigensis) is a species of frog belonging to the Ranidae family. It is native to the country of Greece. Its natural habitats include Mediterranean-type shrubby vegetation, rivers, intermittent rivers, freshwater lakes, intermittent freshwater lakes, arable land, freshwater marshes, intermittent freshwater marshes, and ponds. It is threatened by loss of...

Cretan Frog Pelophylax cretensis
2013-07-16 10:24:02

Cretan Frog (Pelophylax cretensis) is a species of frog belonging to the Ranidae family. It is native to Greece. Its natural habitat includes Mediterranean-type shrubby vegetation, rivers, intermittent rivers, swamps, freshwater lakes, intermittent freshwater lakes, freshwater marshes, intermittent freshwater marshes, and plantations. It is threatened by loss of habitat. This frog has long...

Marsh Frog
2008-12-18 20:22:47

The marsh Frog (Rana ridibunda), is the largest native European species of frog. It occurs in the largest part of Europe, in Asian Russia to Afghanistan and Pakistan. It is also found in the Chinese province of Xinjiang. Its habitat is waters that are approximately 15 degrees Celsius (59 degrees Fahrenheit). The marsh frog is a true frog and is known as a "˜green frog' to distinguish from...

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