Globally near threatened (NT) (Source: IUCN Red List)

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  • Scientific Names
    • Pelophylax nigromaculatus
    • Pelophylax nigromaculata
    • Rana esculenta nigromaculata
    • Rana nigromaculata
  • English
    • Black-spotted Frog
    • Dark-Spotted Frog
    • Black-spotted Pond Frog
  • Japanese
    • トノサマガエル

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Recent observations

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What

Black-spotted Frog Pelophylax nigromaculatus

Observer

colinmorita

Date

June 9, 2013 02:49 PM HST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Observer

hyunkim969

Date

November 23, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Black-spotted Frog is sleeping winter sleep under the ground during the winter

Photos / Sounds

What

Rana nigromaculata Pelophylax nigromaculatus

Observer

yuchingtam

Date

May 4, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Tags

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-spotted Frog Pelophylax nigromaculatus

Observer

pintail

Date

November 23, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Jeongeup.
Sleeping...

Photos / Sounds

What

Rana nigromaculata Pelophylax nigromaculatus

Observer

benjamin

Date

October 10, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Found in a small stream at 11:00hrs

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-spotted Frog Pelophylax nigromaculatus

Observer

pintail

Date

September 18, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Sootonggol, Daejeon, South Korea.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

pintail

Date

May 8, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Seosan, South Korea.

Photos / Sounds

Observer

pintail

Date

July 21, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Jocheob, Jeju, South Korea.

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-spotted Frog Pelophylax nigromaculatus

Observer

sanalbert

Date

July 6, 2013 05:15 PM KST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

논 옆에 쌓여 있던 통나무 더미 속에서 참개구리 한 마리가 튀어나왔다. 주위를 둘러보더니 다시 통나무 더미 속으로 들어갔다.
A Black-spotted Frog jumped out of a pile of logs beside a rice paddy. It looked around and jumped back into the pile of logs.

Photos / Sounds

What

Rana nigromaculata Pelophylax nigromaculatus

Observer

benjamin

Date

May 11, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Roadside ditch 21:00hrs

Photos / Sounds

What

Black-spotted Frog Pelophylax nigromaculatus

Observer

pintail

Date

May 3, 2012

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Seosan, South Korea

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Black-spotted Frog Pelophylax nigromaculatus

Observer

fenglqz2005

Date

October 24, 2011

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

a juvenile

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Description from Wikipedia

The Dark-spotted frog, or black-spotted frog, Pelophylax nigromaculatus (formerly Rana nigromaculata), is a species of true frog found in East Asia. It occurs across much of eastern and northeastern China, the Amur River valley in Russia, the Korean Peninsula, and most of Japan, although it does not occur on Hokkaidō. It has been considered the commonest of the true frogs on the Korean Peninsula, and has been hunted for food and used as an experimental animal....

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Conservation Summary

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