family Ranidae


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Noun1.family Ranidae - a family nearly cosmopolitan in distribution: true frogs
amphibian family - any family of amphibians
genus Rana, Rana - type genus of the Ranidae
ranid, true frog - insectivorous usually semiaquatic web-footed amphibian with smooth moist skin and long hind legs
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Which creature of the family ranidae is named because of the male's deep resonant croak resembling a bellow?
Phylogeny and biogeography of a cosmopolitan frog radiation: Late Cretaceous diversification resulted in continent-scale endemism in the family Ranidae.
triseriata (Wied), western I chorus frog Family Ranidae (true frogs) Rana areolata Baird & Girard, W crawfish frog R.