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Pelophylax perezi (Perez's Frog)

Synonyms: Rana perezi

Wikipedia Abstract

The Perez's frog, also known as Iberian waterfrog, Iberian green frog, or Coruna frog (Pelophylax perezi) is a species of frog in the Ranidae family. It is native to southern France, Portugal, Spain, and has been introduced to the Azores, Madeira, the Canary and Balearic Islands, and the United Kingdom (two sites); in the Iberian Peninsula it is widespread and common, as evidenced by its Spanish name rana común ("common frog").
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EDGE Analysis

Uniqueness Scale: Similiar (0) 
3
 Unique (100)
Uniqueness & Vulnerability Scale: Similiar & Secure (0) 
21
 Unique & Vulnerable (100)
ED Score: 7.43
EDGE Score: 2.13

Attributes

Adult Weight [1]  31.8 grams
Female Maturity [2]  2 years 6 months
Male Maturity [2]  2 years 6 months
Diet [1]  Carnivore (Invertebrates)
Gestation [2]  6 days
Litter Size [1]  10,000
Litters / Year [1]  1
Maximum Longevity [2]  7 years
Snout to Vent Length [1]  3.4 inches (8.6 cm)

Ecoregions

Name Countries Ecozone Biome Species Report Climate Land
Use
Atlantic mixed forests France, Belgium, Netherlands, Germany, Denmark Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Canary Islands dry woodlands and forests Spain Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub  
Cantabrian mixed forests Spain, Portugal Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Cape Verde Islands dry forests Cape Verde Afrotropic Tropical and Subtropical Dry Broadleaf Forests    
Iberian conifer forests Spain Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Iberian sclerophyllous and semi-deciduous forests Spain, Portugal Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Mediterranean acacia-argania dry woodlands and succulent thickets Morocco, Spain Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Northeastern Spain and Southern France Mediterranean forests France, Spain Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Northwest Iberian montane forests Portugal, Spain Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Pyrenees conifer and mixed forests Spain, France, Andorra Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests
Southeastern Iberian shrubs and woodlands Spain Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Southwest Iberian Mediterranean sclerophyllous and mixed forests Portugal, Spain, France, Italy, Morocco Palearctic Mediterranean Forests, Woodlands, and Scrub
Western European broadleaf forests Austria, Czech Republic, France, Germany Palearctic Temperate Broadleaf and Mixed Forests

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
DOÑANA 281453 Spain  
Fuentes del Narcea y del Ibias 126128 Spain  
HOCES DEL RIO MESA 13186 Spain  
LAGUNA DE SARIÑENA Y BALSA DE LA ESTACIÓN 1614 Spain  
LOMA LA NEGRA - BARDENAS 15857 Spain  
Luberon Regional Nature Park V 406572 France  
MATARRAÑA - AIGUABARREIX 90747 Spain  
Monchique 187820 Portugal  
MONTES DE ZUERA, CASTEJÓN DE VALDEJASA Y EL CASTELLAR 63037 Spain  
Montesinho/Nogueira 266900 Portugal  
Paul do Boquilobo Biosphere Reserve Nature Reserve IV 1352 Portugal  
Ría de Ribadesella-Ría de Tinamayor 14302 Spain    
Ría de Villaviciosa 3088 Spain    
Reserva de la Biosfera de Urdaibai Biosphere Reserve V 1777 Spain  
SIERRA DE ALCUBIERRE 103846 Spain  
SOTOS Y CARRIZALES DEL RÍO ARAGÓN 4774 Spain  

Biodiversity Hotspots

Name Location Endemic Species Website
Mediterranean Basin Algeria, Egypt, France, Greece, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Portugal, Spain, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey No

Predators

Natrix maura (Viperine Water Snake)[3]

Consumers

Parasitized by 
Acanthocephalus anthuris[4]
Angusticaecum numidicum <Unverified Name>[4]
Aplectana acuminata <Unverified Name>[4]
Aplectana macintoshii <Unverified Name>[4]
Capillaria costacruzi <Unverified Name>[4]
Cephalogonimus europaeus <Unverified Name>[4]
Cephalogonimus retusus <Unverified Name>[4]
Cosmocerca commutata <Unverified Name>[4]
Cosmocerca ornata <Unverified Name>[4]
Diplodiscus subclavatus <Unverified Name>[4]
Diplopylidium acanthotetra[4]
Dorylaimus parasiticus <Unverified Name>[4]
Gorgodera circava <Unverified Name>[4]
Gorgodera cygnoides <Unverified Name>[4]
Gorgodera euzeti <Unverified Name>[4]
Gorgodera granatensis <Unverified Name>[4]
Gorgodera microovata <Unverified Name>[4]
Gorgoderina vitelliloba <Unverified Name>[4]
Haematoloechus similis <Unverified Name>[4]
Haematoloechus variegatus <Unverified Name>[4]
Halipegus ovocaudatus[4]
Haplometra cylindracea <Unverified Name>[4]
Icosiella neglecta <Unverified Name>[4]
Leptophallus nigrovenosus <Unverified Name>[4]
Massaliatrema gyrinicola <Unverified Name>[4]
Neyraplectana mauritanicus <Unverified Name>[4]
Opisthioglyphe endoloba <Unverified Name>[4]
Opisthioglyphe ranae <Unverified Name>[4]
Opisthioglyphe rastellus <Unverified Name>[4]
Opisthodiscus diplodiscoides <Unverified Name>[4]
Opisthodiscus nigrivasis <Unverified Name>[4]
Oswaldocruzia filiformis <Unverified Name>[4]
Paralepoderma brumpti <Unverified Name>[4]
Pleurogenes claviger <Unverified Name>[4]
Pleurogenes hepaticola <Unverified Name>[4]
Pleurogenoides medians <Unverified Name>[4]
Pleurogenoides punicus <Unverified Name>[4]
Pleurogenoides stromi <Unverified Name>[4]
Prosotocus fuelleborni <Unverified Name>[4]
Prosotocus sigalasi <Unverified Name>[4]
Rhabdias bufonis <Unverified Name>[4]
Seuratascaris numidicum <Unverified Name>[4]
Skrjabinoeces similis <Unverified Name>[4]
Sonsinotrema calloti <Unverified Name>[4]
Sonsinotrema tacapense <Unverified Name>[4]
Strongyloides mascomai <Unverified Name>[4]
Szidatia joyeuxi <Unverified Name>[4]

Range Map

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Citations

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1Oliveira, Brunno Freire; São-Pedro, Vinícius Avelar; Santos-Barrera, Georgina; Penone, Caterina; C. Costa, Gabriel. (2017) AmphiBIO, a global database for amphibian ecological traits. Sci. Data.
2de Magalhaes, J. P., and Costa, J. (2009) A database of vertebrate longevity records and their relation to other life-history traits. Journal of Evolutionary Biology 22(8):1770-1774
3Variation in the diet of the viperine snake Natrix maura in relation to prey availability, Xavier Santos, Jacob González-Solís and Gustavo A. Llorente, ECOGRAPHY 23: 185–192. Copenhagen 2000
4Gibson, D. I., Bray, R. A., & Harris, E. A. (Compilers) (2005). Host-Parasite Database of the Natural History Museum, London
Ecoregions provided by World Wide Fund For Nature (WWF). WildFinder: Online database of species distributions, ver. 01.06 WWF WildFINDER
Protected Areas provided by Natura 2000, UK data: © Crown copyright and database right [2010] All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100017955
Biological Inventories of the World's Protected Areas in cooperation between the Information Center for the Environment at the University of California, Davis and numerous collaborators.
Biodiversity Hotspots provided by Critical Ecosystem Partnership Fund
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