Taxon profile


Moor Frog
Rana arvalis Nilsson, 1842

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

Scientific synonyms

Rana (Crotaphitis) arvalis Nilsson, 1842
Rana (Laurasiarana) arvalis Nilsson, 1842
Rana (Rana) arvalis Nilsson, 1842
Rana angustifrongs Schiff in Thomas, 1855
Rana arvalis var. striata Koch, 1872
Rana asiatica var. oxyrrhinus Steenstrup, 1846
Rana oxyrhina Steenstrup, 1846
Rana oxyrrhinus Steenstrup, 1846 o
Rana temporaria var. arvalis Nilsson, 1842
Rana temporaria var. oxyrrhina Steenstrup, 1846

Least Concern



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Number of records: 4

subspecies Rana arvalis altaica Kashchenko, 1899
subspecies Rana arvalis arvalis Nilsson, 1842

Rana arvalis arvalis

subspecies Rana arvalis issaltschikovi Terentjev, 1927
subspecies Rana arvalis wolterstorffi Fejérváry, 1919

Rana arvalis wolterstorffi

Links and literature

EN Frost D. R.: Amphibian Species of the World [], American Museum of Natural History, New York, USA [as Rana arvalis Nilsson, 1842]
Data retrieved on: 22 January 2011
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [177900]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Rana arvalis Nilsson, 1842]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CZ Moravec J. (2001): České názvy živočichů IV. Obojživelníci (Amphibia), Národní muzeum, (zoologické odd.), Praha, 148 pp. [as Rana arvalis Nilsson, 1842]
EN HR Check lists of Croatian Aphibians [] [as Rana arvalis Nilsson, 1842]
Data retrieved on: 31 July 2012

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