Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Chordata > Class: Amphibia > Order: Anura > Family: Ranidae > Genus: Rana > Species: Rana arvalis > See subspecies
Scientific name Source
Rana arvalis wolterstorffi Fejérváry, 1919 Wikimedia Foundation, Inc. (2001)

Moor frog - Rana arvalis Nilsson, 1842

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Least Concern (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Alpine - Favourable
Atlantic - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Boreal - Favourable
Continental - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Pannonian - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 1 other international agreement
Natura 2000 sites 5 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • wetlands
  • woodland and forest
May also occur in
  • agricultural mosaics
  • cropland
  • grassland
  • heathland and shrub
  • rivers and lakes
Natura 2000 species code 1214

Distribution

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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Vulnerable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Endangered
Extinct
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

Conservation status assesses every six years and for each biogeographical region the condition of habitats and species compared to the favourable status as described in the Habitats Directive. The map shows the 2007-2012 assessments as reported by EU Member State. Assessments are further detailed in the summary document available behind the link below.

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

Sitecode Country Site name Action
LTVIN0036 Lithuania Vilnios šlaitai ties Pūčkoriais Map
SKUEV0903 Slovakia Kyselova a Mnichova uboc Map
SKUEV0904 Slovakia Gbelsky les Map
SKUEV2165 Slovakia Kutsky les Map
SKUEV0908 Slovakia Kaltenbruk Map

Protected sites

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Åkergroda Swedish Gasc J.P. and al.
Grenouille des champs French Gasc J.P. and al.
Grenouille oxyrhine French Gasc J.P. and al.
Moor frog English Gasc J.P. and al.
Moorfrosch German Gasc J.P. and al.
Spissnutefrosk Norwegian Direktoratet for Naturforvaltning
Synonym Author
Rana oxyrrhinus Steenstrup, 1847
Rana palustris Dürigen, 1897
Rana uliginosa Dürigen, 1897
Rana terrestris Andrzejewski, 1832
Rana altaica Kastschenko, 1899

Other resources

CoL (accepted name) Catalogue of Life
EoL Encyclopedia of Life
Fauna Europaea Fauna Europaea
GBIF Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Habitats Directive Art. 17-2006 summary
ITIS (Valid name) Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
PESI (Accepted) Pan-European Species directories Infrastructure
Wikipedia Wikipedia

External data

No external data sets available for this species
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