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  • Scientific Names
    • Rana aurora
    • Rana agilis aurora
    • Rana aurora aurora
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    • Rana pata roja
  • English
    • Northern Red-legged Frog

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Recent observations

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What

Northern Red-legged Frog Rana aurora

Observer

jenolson

Date

February 5, 2013 04:12 PM PST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

found during CA/NV Amphibian Population Task Force field trip

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Red-legged Frog Rana aurora

Observer

okellhammer

Date

September 22, 2009

Description

Red-legged frog (Rana aurora) found after an early fall rain in a wooded area just uphill from the Venture House at Channel Rock, Whaletown, BC.

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What

Northern Red-legged Frog Rana aurora

Observer

stmcnalley

Date

September 16, 2013 01:32 PM PDT

Description

Found on a log while i was on a mushroom hike.

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Red-legged Frog Rana aurora

Observer

heathermike

Date

June 16, 2013 02:15 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Red-legged Frog Rana aurora

Observer

herptracker

Date

February 11, 2012

Description

The clear tracks of a red-legged frog.

This species can be told from the other true frog species found here - the bullfrog - the webbing on the hind feet being significantly reduced, and with the front feet having more significant tubercles on the front toes.

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Observer

mossy

Date

August 24, 2013

Place

lake hebo (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

mrjames

Date

August 9, 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Red-legged Frog Rana aurora

Observer

james3

Date

August 10, 2013

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Red-legged Frog Rana aurora

Observer

thumbsonthefeet

Date

August 9, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

kfsaylor

Date

July 19, 2013

Place

Lost Lake (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

velizo

Date

June 19, 2013

Description

not totally sure about this id either. a small frog, black stripe on face. seemed too big to be a pacific tree frog

Photos / Sounds

Observer

dhildreth

Date

April 5, 2013

Description

Rana aurora- Red-legged Frog

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Description from Wikipedia

The northern red-legged frog (Rana aurora) is a species of amphibian, whose range is the coastal region stretching from southwest British Columbia to southern Mendocino County in Northern California, and is protected in British Columbia, Oregon and California. As a member of the genus Rana, this species is considered a true frog, with characteristic smooth skin and a narrow waist. This frog requires still waters for breeding, and is rarely found at any great distance from...

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Conservation Summary

Source: IUCN 2011. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2011.2. . Downloaded on 10 November 2011.