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Columbia Spotted Frog

The Columbia spotted frog, an active aquatic species is commonly found throughout North America. The male frog emits a song-like tone to attract the female for courtship and mating.

    Kingdom Animalia
    Phylum Chordata
    Class Amphibia
    Order Anura
    Family Ranidae
    Genus Rana
    Scientific Name Rana luteiventris

    SizeAround 3.5 in (8.89 cm)
    ColorOlive green, brown body with asymmetrical black patches all over the legs and back
    Distribution Nevada, Washington, Alaska, Idaho, Wyoming, Utah, and parts of British Columbia
    Habitat Marshes, ponds, streams, and lakes
    Diet Moths, wasps, grasshoppers, beetles, ants, mollusks, crustaceans, arachnids, arthropods, plants, and algae
    Mode of ReproductionOviparous
    Breeding SeasonMay-June
    Clutch Size1300 eggs
    Average Lifespan 7-9 years
    IUCN Conservation Status Least Concern

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    Published on February 11th 2019 by under Frogs. Article was last reviewed on 11th February 2019.

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