Rana temporaria

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Noun1.Rana temporaria - a common semiterrestrial European frogRana temporaria - a common semiterrestrial European frog
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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It adapts to the increasingly unfriendly environment, until it becomes a not-so-jumpy Rana Temporaria.
Mewn dosbarthiadau ymarferol tra roeddwn yn fyfyriwr israddedig mewn Swoleg yng Ngholeg y Brifysgol yn Aberystwyth, dyma oedd y term a ddefnyddid wrth astudio llyffantod (Rana temporaria: Frog).
We examined sexual size and shape dimorphism in traits related to locomotion of nine anuran species from Serbia and Montenegro (Hyla arborea, Bombina variegata, Bufotes viridis, Rana temporaria, R.
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).
Caption: Races of the frog Rana temporaria vary In their potentially sex-reversing lifestyles.
The locality Horni Morava (50o9'39''N, 16o49'16''E; 780 m a.s.l.) is a permanent pool (10 x 20 m, maximum depth 0.7 m) in an abandoned quarry, where Common toads (Bufo bufo) and Common frogs (Rana temporaria) also reproduce.
In Europe, FV3 has been identified in several outbreaks of ranavirosis, characterized by mass deaths, notably in green frogs (Pelophylax sp.) in Denmark, Croatia, and the Netherlands (1,2); Rana temporaria and Bufo bufo in the United Kingdom (3,4); and Alytes obstetricans and Ichthyosaura alpestris in Spain (5).
Mi fydd llyffantod (Rana temporaria; frog) yn mynd yn l i'w cynefin i ddodwy.