Taxon profile


European Common Frog
Rana temporaria Linnaeus, 1758

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Chordata - chordates »  class Amphibia - amphibians »  order Anura »  family Ranidae - frogs »  genus Rana - frog

Other names

= Common Frog
= European Frog
= Grass Frog

Least Concern




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Included taxa

Number of records: 4

subspecies Rana temporaria canigonensis Boubee, 1833
subspecies Rana temporaria honnorati Heron Royer, 1881
subspecies Rana temporaria parvipalmata Seoane, 1885

Rana temporaria parvipalmata

subspecies Rana temporaria temporaria Linnaeus, 1758

Rana temporaria temporaria

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [177921]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Rana temporaria Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN Frost D. R.: Amphibian Species of the World [], American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA [as Rana temporaria Linnaeus, 1758]
Data retrieved on: 22 January 2011
DE Zootier-Lexikon [1598:grasfrosch-rana-temporaria&Itemid=691]

Dollinger P.: Zootier-Lexikon
Data retrieved on: 26 November 2018
CZ Moravec J. (2001): České názvy živočichů IV. Obojživelníci (Amphibia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 148 pp. [as Rana temporaria Linnaeus, 1758]
EN HR Check lists of Croatian Aphibians [] [as Rana temporaria (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 31 July 2012

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