pickerel frog

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Noun1.pickerel frog - a meadow frog of eastern North Americapickerel frog - a meadow frog of eastern North America
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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The seventh Vigo County ranid is Lithobates palustris, the pickerel frog, which is not common.
Parasites of the pickerel frog, Rana palustris (Anura: Ranidae), from the southern part of its range.
Our pickerel frog snores, increasing and decreasing in volume like a Doppler-shifting race car going around a track.
All 33 species of amphibians encountered in this survey were found at the preserves, but two species of frog, the pickerel frog (R.
The most common amphibians in approximate order of decreasing abundance were: the spring peeper (Pseudacris crucifer), western chorus frog (Pseudacris triseriata), American toad (Bufo americanus), Fowler's toad (Bufo woodhousii), green frog (Rana clamitans), small-mouth salamander (Ambystoma texanum), and pickerel frog (Rana palustris).