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Marsh Frog

Pelophylax ridibundus

Description:

Typical frog with long hind legs and well defined and visible central and lateral lines on the back, generally green-colored. However, there is large variation in coloring, from green to brown or grey; with dark blotches or spots. Ventral side on all specimens observed was white or pale in color sporting same black spots

Habitat:

Marsh frog is native to Europe, and widespread within its range. It is water-dwelling, and can be seen around lakes, rivers, ponds or marshes.

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2 Comments

Neil Ross
Neil Ross a year ago

Great catch. Cool spotting, Zlatan.

Tukup
Tukup a year ago

Good fotos and notes Zlatan. If they're like our frogs, they aren't prone to sitting around while you take their picture. Good catch.

Zlatan Celebic
Spotted by
Zlatan Celebic

Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Tromelin Island

Spotted on May 1, 2019
Submitted on May 14, 2019

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