Grenouille agile (F); Springkikker (NL); Långbensgroda (S);
Springfrø (DK); Skokan tíhlý (CZ)
From southern Scandinavia through Central Europe (here only scattered)
to southern Italy and southern Greece, from northern Spain to the Carpathians.
Mountains up to 1500 m.
about 4,5-6,5 cm;
Pupil: , horizontally elliptic
Back poor in contrast, buff, olive to brown, uniform or weakly spotted.
The belly is all or nearly unspotted, as often happens in Moor frog and
less in Common frog. The long hind limbs are very distinctive, allowing
of 2 m great leaps. Heel extends beyond the snout tip (picture).
Nuptial pads on the thumbs of the are grey. Both ear drum and metatarsal tubercles
are generally larger than in Common frog.
Agile frog Rana dalmatina