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Rana sierrae
Rana sierrae
Sierra Nevada Yellow-legged Frog
Photographer: William Flaxington

ID: 0000 0000 0803 0253 (2003-08-07)

Copyright © 2004 William Flaxington

  • date of photo  Aug 3, 2003
  • location   Inyo National Forest (John Muir Wilderness), unnamed drainage, found in lake, ponds and stream, elevation 3200 to 3270 m (10,500-10,700 ft.) (Inyo County, California, US)
  • family Ranidae
  • order Anura
  • class Amphibia
  • habitat  Sub-alpine Fir Forest (lake, pond, and meadow stream)
  • notes   Hundreds of tadpoles, dozens of adults and sub-adults seen. Three adults and one tadpole counted in lake, hundreds of tadpoles and no adults viewed in surrounding pond, and dozens of adults and sub-adults encountered in meadow stream.
  • photo category: Animal - Amphibian

  • common names   Sierra Nevada Yellow-legged Frog (AW ) Sierra Nevada Yellow-legged Frog (photographer)
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