Family Friday

True Frog Family – Ranidae

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Green Frog – Lithobates clamitans

Number of Species: 384
Number of Genera: 23

Ranidae is the true frog family that contains many of the frogs people know, like the green frog or bullfrog. The family’s taxonomy is still being sorted out and changed, so exact species number and genera number changes. They are mostly aquatic frogs. They are found throughout most of the world.

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