Edible frog

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Related to Rana esculenta: Rana temporaria
(Zool.) the common European frog (Rana esculenta), used as food.

See also: Edible

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Rudolphi (1819) described a lung fluke from Rana esculenta and named it Distomum variegatum.
Iridoviruses(a,b) of herpetofauna (34) Host Virus(c) Amphibian iridoviruses Frog virus 3 Leopard frog (Rana pipiens) considered type for sympatric isolates frog virus 1, 2, 9-23 Red-spotted new eft T6-20 Notophthalamus viridescens) Bullfrog Tadpole edema virus (Rana catesbeiana) Edible frog (Rana esculenta) Rana esculenta iridovirus Ornate burrowing frog Bohle iridovirus (Limnodynastes ornatus) Cane toad (Bufo marinus) Gutapo iridovirus Common frog Rana UK virus (Rana temporaria) Common toad (Bufo bufo) Bufo UK virus Red-legged frog larvae Redwood Creek virus (Rana aurora) Tiger salamander (Ambystoma A.
As for the French themselves, once populations of their own Rana esculenta were exhausted, they turned to central European and Turkish frogs.