Rana pipiens


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Noun1.Rana pipiens - common North American green or brownish frog having white-edged dark oval spotsRana pipiens - common North American green or brownish frog having white-edged dark oval spots
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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1992: Sexual dimorphism in mass and protein content of the forelimb muscles of the northern leopard frog, Rana pipiens.
Prior to the use of modern pesticides, there are several early reports of hermaphroditism and feminization in, but not limited to, the ranid frogs Rana pipiens (Northern Leopard Frog; King 1910), Rana sylvatica (Wood Frog; Cheng 1929), Pelophylax esculentus (Edible Frog; Mitrophanow 1894), Pelophylax ridibundus (Marsh Frog; Friedmann 1898), and Rana temporaria (European Common Frog; Bourne 1884; Marshall 1884).
Effects of nitrate and atrazine on larval development and sexual differentiation in the northern leopard frog Rana pipiens.
Houssay Regulacion del Buto arenarum metabolismo de Rana pipiens carbohidratos 1963 J.
These sites have produced approximately 4000 amphibian captures of six different species: one salamander (Ambystoma tigrinum) and five frogs (Rana sylvatica, Rana pipiens, Bufo cognatus, Pseudacris maculata, and Scaphiopus bombifrons).
Positions 1-305 are in cytochrome b; the remainder are in 12S rRNA Species Nucleotide position Haplotype 28 42 45 69 144 219 288 336 451 612 655 Rana clamitans Hap 1 A C T C G C T C T A G Hap 2 * * * * * * * T * * * Hap 3 G * * T A * * * * * * Hap 4 G * * * A * * * * * * Rana pipiens Hap 1 G C A C T A C A T G A Hap 2 * * * * * T * * * * * Hap 3 * * * * * * T * * * * Rana sylvatica Hap 1 G C C C A C T C C G G Hap 2 * * T * * * * * * * * Hap 3 * T * * * * * * * * * Hap 4 * * * * * * * * * A * Hap 5 * * * * * T * * * * * Hap 6 A * * * * * * * T * * Hap 7 * * * * * * * * * * A
Helminths of bullfrogs, Rana catesbeiana, green frogs, Rana clamitans, and leopard frogs, Rana pipiens in New Brunswick.
Other taxa included in Nebraska's herpetofaunal composition include Acris crepitans, Bufo cognatus, Bufo woodhousii, Hyla chrysocelis, Pseudacris triseriata, Rana blairi, Rana catesbeiana, Rana pipiens and Spea bombifrons.
Algunos autores como Duellman & Trueb (1986) caracterizan este sistema como un conjunto de estructuras que tienen una funcion sensora presente en anfibios acuaticos o en los estadios tempranos del desarrollo en los anuros, este sistema presenta una organizacion que es exclusiva de algunos grupos de anuros como lo evidencian Scott & Jennings (1985) en ranidos centroamericanos del grupo Rana pipiens que presentan una distribucion simpatrica.
Isolation and characterization of viruses from the kidneys of Rana pipiens with renal adenocarcinoma before and after passage in red eft (Triturus viridescens).
In Rana pipiens the right forelimb is reported to appear first and the left then emerges through the tympanum (Rugh, 1977); but others (Dickerson, 1969; Helif, 1926) state that the left emerges first through the operculum.