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African Bullfrog Pyxicephalus adspersus
2013-07-26 19:23:35

The African Bullfrog (Pyxicephalus adspersus) is a species of frog belonging to the Ranidae family. It is known also as the pixie frog because of its Latin name. It can be found in Angola, Botswana, Kenya, Malawi, Mozambique, Namibia, South Africa, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe, and possibly Democratic Republic of the Congo. Its natural habitats include dry and moist savanna,...

Japanese Wrinkled Frog Glandirana rugosa
2013-07-19 13:33:53

The Japanese Wrinkled Frog (Glandirana rugosa) is a species of true frog endemic to Japan and introduced to Hawaii in the late 19th century. It has occasionally been regarded as a single species with the Imienpo Station Frog, Glandirana emeljanovi, which is located on the East Asian mainland. The two species are distinguished from other frogs by their rough and uneven skin. It resides and...

Chinese Edible Frog Hoplobatrachus rugulosus
2013-07-19 13:10:04

The Chinese Edible Frog (Hoplobatrachus rugulosus) known also as the East Asian Bullfrog or the Taiwanese Frog, is a species of frog belonging to the Ranidae family. It's located in Cambodia, China, Hong Kong, Laos, Macua, Malaysia, Myanmar, the Philippines, Taiwan, Vietnam, and Taiwan. Its natural habitats include freshwater marshes, intermittent freshwater marshes, arable land, pastureland,...

Common Green Frog Hylarana erythraea
2013-07-16 16:02:04

The Common Green Frog (Hylarana erythraea) is a frog in the true frog family called Ranidae of superfamily Ranoidea. It resides in Southeast Asia and is also known as the Green Paddy Frog, Red Eared Frog, or Leaf Frog. The last name, however, is commonly in reference to the Neotropical tree frogs which make up the subfamily Phyllomedusinae. These aren't closely related to H. erythraea,...

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