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Rana aurora
Rana aurora
Northern Red-legged Frog
Photographer: William Flaxington

ID: 0000 0000 0901 0568 (2001-09-20)

Copyright © 2004 William Flaxington

  • date of photo  Mar 29, 2001
  • latitude 41.41277   longitude -124.04982   max error distance 6670 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • location   Praire Creek Redwoods State Park (Humboldt County, California, US)
  • family Ranidae
  • order Anura
  • class Amphibia
  • habitat  Coastal Prairie-scrub Mosaic (slow meandering creek/marsh)
  • notes   Colorful – above reddish with no blotching; below with red about chest, throat, front legs, and much of hind legs. Expressed squeaking and growling release call when handled. Measured: SVL 83 mm (3¼ in.). Encountered jumping in tall grass approximately 4.8 m (15 ft.) away from water.
  • photo category: Animal - Amphibian

  • common names   Red-legged Frog, Northern Red-legged Frog (AW ) Northern Red-legged Frog (photographer)
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