Rana temporaria

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Synonyms for Rana temporaria

a common semiterrestrial European frog

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The common frog is present on Snowdon and is known to be in other upland areas in Snowdonia," she said.
Nearly half of people in West Yorkshire who took part in the Big Garden Birdwatch see common frogs in their gardens on a regular basis and grey squirrels are also regular guests.
The influence of land use on the genetic structure of populations of the common frog Rana temporaria.
Amber, who spent a month analysing the common frog in the Dublin area, said: "By studying the Irish frog population we can get an invaluable look at how English frogs would have been before they were ravaged by the disease.
Establishment of populations of the common frog, Rana temporaria, and common toad, Bufo bufo, in a newly created reserve following translocation.
A widespread European species called the common frog (Rana temporaria) engages in standard frog-mating behavior.
Perhaps the most common frog of grassland areas, this is also the frog most frequently encountered in biology class.
A survey carried out by Trent Polytechnic in Nottingham showed that populations of the once Common Frog have plummeted to below 30 per cent of their former levels.
003 in the amount of 4 pcs,c) Common frog forged and welded, hardened, without plates RpjL 49E1 1: 9 190 - the length of the crossover 42.
The common frog leaped into first place as the most abundant garden amphibian - when they are not hibernating - with half of people in the UK recording that they saw one at least monthly, regardless of whether they lived in a rural, suburban or urban area.
In the pools and former farm ponds are many amphibians including great crestednewt, common toad and common frog breed.
Finally, Hakansson and Loman (2004) have shown that spawn located in the centre of communal aggregations of the Common Frog Rana temporaria suffered markedly less leech predation compared to those on the periphery.
These have become life-savers for our now lesscommon-than-it-used-to-be common frog.
The common frog (Rana temporaria) also spawns around the time of the full Moon.
A young common frog pauses while eating a garden worm by David Maitland